Winery Northstar - Premier

Winery Northstar Premier

4.4
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(Average of the reviews for all vintages combined and from several consumer review sources)
Tasters consider this wine to be one of the best in the region.
The Premier of Winery Northstar is a red wine from the region of Columbia Valley in Washington.
In the mouth this red wine is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins.
This wine generally goes well with poultry, beef or veal.
The Premier of the Winery Northstar is in the top 70 of wines of Columbia Valley.

Taste structure of the Premier from the Winery Northstar

Light
Bold
Smooth
Tannic
Dry
Sweet
Soft
Acidic

In the mouth the Premier of Winery Northstar in the region of Washington is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins.

Wine flavors and olphactive analysis

Wine with oak taste

Wine with earth taste

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On the nose the Premier of Winery Northstar in the region of Washington often reveals types of flavors of non oak, earth or oak and sometimes also flavors of spices, red fruit or black fruit.

Details and technical informations about Winery Northstar's Premier.

Grape varieties
Region/Great wine region
Great wine region
Country
Style of wine
Alcohol
14.9°
Allergens
Contains sulfites

Discover the grape variety: Merlot

Merlot noir is a grape variety that originated in France (Bordeaux). It produces a variety of grape specially used for wine making. It is rare to find this grape to eat on our tables. This variety of grape is characterized by small to medium sized bunches, and medium sized grapes. Merlot noir can be found in many vineyards: South West, Languedoc & Roussillon, Cognac, Bordeaux, Loire Valley, Armagnac, Burgundy, Jura, Champagne, Rhone Valley, Beaujolais, Provence & Corsica, Savoie & Bugey.

Last vintages of this wine

Premier - 2012
In the top 70 of of Columbia Valley wines
Average rating: 4.5 1 1 1 1 0.5
Premier - 2010
In the top 70 of of Columbia Valley wines
Average rating: 4.4 1 1 1 1 0
Premier - 2009
In the top 70 of of Columbia Valley wines
Average rating: 4.3 1 1 1 1 0

The best vintages of Premier from Winery Northstar are 2012, 2010, 2009

Informations about the Winery Northstar

The winery offers 13 different wines.
Its wines get an average rating of 4.
This winery is part of the Ste. Michelle Wine Estates.
It is in the top 10 of the best estates in the region
It is located in Columbia Valley in the region of Washington

The Winery Northstar is one of of the world's greatest estates. It offers 13 wines for sale in the of Columbia Valley to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top wine Washington
In the top 15000 of of United States wines
In the top 80 of of Columbia Valley wines
In the top 40000 of red wines
In the top 60000 wines of the world

The wine region of Washington

Washington State is located in the Pacific Northwest of the United States, immediately north of Oregon. Although the history of the wine industry is relatively Short, Washington's 900-plus wineries and 350-plus independent winemakers, with more than 50,000 acres of vineyards, now produce more wine than any other state except California. Almost all wine production is in the hot, desert-like eastern Part of Washington, although there is some Grape growing and an AVA (Puget Sound) in the cooler, wetter west. White Chardonnay and Riesling grapes, and red Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah grapes are the main varieties grown in Washington, but the region produces quality wines from nearly 70 different grape varieties.


The wine region of Columbia Valley

The wine region du Columbia Valley is located in the region in Washington in United States. In the mouth of Columbia Valley is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins. We currently count 812 estates and châteaux in the of Columbia Valley, producing 3100 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Columbia Valley go well with generally quite well with dishes of beef, pasta or veal.

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The word of the wine: Pagan

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