Powers Winery Champoux Vineyard Red Blend Reserve

Share on Facebook

Powers Winery Champoux Vineyard Red Blend Reserve image

Tasting Notes



This has a huge nose of spice, black currant, dark cherry, sage, fresh fennel, black pepper, and chocolate. This is a very elegant but powerful wine on the palate. The complexity delivers from start to finish with dried red fruits, eucalyptus, and very nice undertones of cedar and licorice with a touch of baking spice. This wine is very balanced with bright acidity and dusty fine tannins that are very balanced on the long finish.



Blend / Vineyard Info



52% Champoux Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Horse Heaven Hills



30% Champoux Vineyard Merlot, Horse Heaven Hills



13% Champoux Vineyard Malbec, Horse Heaven Hills



3% Champoux Vineyard Petit Verdot, Horse Heaven Hills



2% Champoux Vineyard Cabernet Franc, Horse Heaven Hills



Winemaker Notes



This will be our 3rd release of the Champoux Vineyard Red Blend. This wine is a tribute to our long partnership with Paul Champoux and this unbelievable vineyard site. The components of this blend were fermented with a combination of traditional and pump-under techniques using a variety of 796 and PDM yeasts with 100% malolactic fermentation completed in French oak. We then aged the wine for 32 months in 85% new French oak barrels and then bottled it on the 16th of August. This wine has dark, deep, rich fruit flavors with a soft, but study tannin structure.



This will be a head turner for years to come.



Technical Data



Release Date: October 2013



Alcohol: 14%



Residual Sugar: 0.00



Acidity: 0.68



pH 3.76



Cases: 515


  • List Price: $36.75

Quantity in Stock: 18

add to cart

Share on Facebook

continue shopping

Customers who bought this also bought:

  1. 2016 Ferrari Carano Fume Blanc Sonoma - Tasting Notes This wine is delicious with aromas and flavors of pink grapefruit, pineapple, lemon grass,...
  2. 2011 I Greppi Greppicante Bolgheri Red Bordeaux Blend Azienda I Greppi - Grape varietals: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc. Alcohol: 13% vol. Vinification: fermentation takes place in stainl...
  3. Lanson Black Label Brut Champagne NV - (91 Points)  This creamy Champagne is bright and citrusy, offering an expressive and well-meshed mix of ripe blackberry, pastry...
  4. 2013 Col Solare Columbia Valley - (94 Points) Coming from the Col Solare and Quintessence vineyards on Red Mountain, the 2013 Proprietary Red is a rich, fabulous...
  5. 2012 Chateau Tauzinat L'Hermitage St. Emilion Grand Cru - 85% Merlot, 15% Cab Franc. ...

Cart Summary

Your shopping cart is empty!

Wine Watch Events

Bring your Best Bottle Tasting at WWWB

Fri, Apr 20, 2018

O thou invisible spirit of wine! if thou hast no name to be known by, let us call thee devil! William Shakespeare ...

Wine Bar Closed for Private Event

Sat, Apr 21, 2018

Wine Bar Closed for Private Event     Buffalo Motz Wrapped in Grilled Romaine and Prosciutto with Sundried Tom...

Benziger Wine Dinner With Chris Benziger at Cafe Maxx

Wed, Apr 25, 2018

Benziger Family Wine Tasting At Café Maxx Wednesday, April 25, 2018 7:00 pm We have added the 2014 Tribute to th...

Wine Bar is CLOSED for a Private Event

Wed, Apr 25, 2018

Wine Bar Closed for Private Event

Bouchard pere Et Fils Burgundy Tasting with winemaker Frederic Weber at WWWB

Thu, Apr 26, 2018

"The First Duty of wine is to be Red...the second is to be a Burgundy"  Harry Waugh   Ok- but we like the w...

Vintage Aussie Wine Tasting at WWWB

Fri, Apr 27, 2018

“The food we were given was no more than eatable, but the patron was not mean about drink; he allowed us two litres ...

2013 Vintage Brunello Di Montalcino Tasting at WWWB

Sat, Apr 28, 2018

  2013 Canalicchio Di Sopra Brunello Di Montalcino Price: $98.25    Your Price: $86.46    Quantity in Stock: 22 (9...

1998 Vintage California Cabernet Tasting at WWWB

Thu, May 3, 2018

1998 California Cabernet Tasting at WWWB Thurday May 3rd 7:30pm   1998 Opus One 1998 2480 Hollywood and Vine...

Alex Gambal 2015 Burgundy Tasting Part 2

Fri, May 4, 2018

Stay tuned for more info on this event.

Torgar Spanish Wine Tasting at WWWB

Thu, May 10, 2018

Stay tuned for more info on this event.