Red

2008 DeLille Cellars Chaleur Estate

Red Bordeaux Blend

  • USA
  • Washington
  • Columbia Valley
  • Red Mountain
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Community Tasting Notes 13

  • DesMarteau wrote: (93 points)

    May 7, 2017 - Plum Core with nice blue fruits and spice....aging well.

  • bothellwineguy wrote:

    October 29, 2016 - Classic Washington cab blend

  • dk563 Likes this wine: (87 points)

    March 15, 2016 - Initially served at low 50s F and tasted like a somewhat sharp burgundy with rustic Overtones. With air in decanter and some warming towards room temperature it got more fruity and a bit more new world in flavor. Second day was a bit jammy. Overall very nice but i thought was better with less air and a bit cooler temp.

  • amenenberg Likes this wine: (94 points)

    December 6, 2015 - Drank at dinner party, no notes. This is classic Delille, a master class in blending. Seamless integration, the whole is greater than the parts. Classic Washington iodine, salinity, soil and black fruit. Decanted for 4 hours before drinking, this is starting to shine and will have another brilliant 4-5 years.

  • Stevethebeav wrote: (91 points)

    October 9, 2015 - P-n-P. Didn't take long to open up. vibrant nose. Quality fruit and nice balance and finish.

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  • By Stephen Tanzer
    November/December 2011, IWC Issue #159 (link)

    (DeLille Estate Chaleur Estate Red Wine Red Mountain) Subscribe to see review text.

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2008
  • Type Red
  • Producer DeLille Cellars
  • Varietal Red Bordeaux Blend
  • Designation Chaleur Estate
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country USA
  • Region Washington
  • SubRegion Columbia Valley
  • Appellation Red Mountain

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 3 (0%)
  • In Cellars 415 (66%)
  • Consumed 212 (34%)

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