The 2012 Canoe Ridge Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon is ripe with blackberry aromas and flavor. This wine is accented by spicy-cedar oak notes with hints of licorice. The palate finishes with well supported tannins complemented by sweet, light vanilla nuances, some berries and plums, and just a touch of chocolate. This wine contains 75% Cabernet, 16% Merlot, 5% Malbec, and 4% Cabernet Franc and is from the Horse Heaven Hills area of Washington State which is know for its awesome wines. This wine goes great with grilled meats and is priced at $14.99 at Costco FO. This wine is priced in the $20.00 – $24.00 range at other outlets. This is a wine that needs to be on your tasting list.