Diversion Wines

Cabernet labelCabernet Sauvignon

We’ve hand-crafted this Cabernet using grapes carefully selected from several renowned vineyards including Milbrandt’s award-winning, sites along Washington’s Columbia River Gorge. Diversion Cabernet is an ideal complement to beef tenderloin, mushrooms  and the wild, majestic beauty of the Pacific Northwest.

 

 

Appellation: Washington, Columbia Valley
Vintage: 2012
Alcohol: 13.01%
Blend: 76.4% Cabernet Sauvignon, 9.8% Merlot, 9.5% Malbec, 1.9% Petit Verdot
Tasting Notes: Black Cherry, berry and cassis with a touch of vanilla and smoke. Nice acidity and medium tannins complement this well-structured wine.

*Gold Medal Winner in the 2013 Dallas Morning News Wine Competition and the2012 Denver International Wine Competition.
*Silver Medal Winner in the 2012 Sonoma County Grand Harvest Awards.
*Bronze Medal Winner in the 2013 Houston International Wine Competition and the 2013 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition and the 2012 San Francisco International Wine Competition.

 

Chard labelChardonnay

We’ve hand-crafted this Chardonnay using grapes carefully selected from  several renowned vineyards including Milbrandt’s award-winning sites along Washington’s Columbia River Gorge. Chilled Diversion Chardonnay pairs perfectly with a delicious seafood salad and the wild, majestic beauty of the Pacific Northwest.

 


Appellation:
Washington, Columbia Valley
Vintage: 2011
Alcohol: 13.12%
Blend: 90% Chardonnay, 8% Riesling, 1.4% Pinot Gris
Tasting Notes: A mingling of caramel and pear, with a bit of graham cracker pie crust.  This Chardonnay has a round, lengthy finish with bright acidity, truly capturing the elegance of the grape.

*Gold Medal Winner in the 2012 Sonoma County Grand Harvest Awards.
*Silver Medal Winner in the 2013 Sunset Magazine International Wine Competition and the 2012 Denver International Wine Competition.
*Bronze Medal Winner in the 2013 Houston International Wine Competition.

 

Majestic Red labelMajestic Red

We’ve hand-crafted this Majestic Red blend using grapes carefully selected from  several renowned vineyards including Milbrandt’s award-winning sites along Washington’s Columbia River Gorge.  Diversion Majestic Red is an ideal complement to grilled steak, roast duck  and the wild, majestic beauty of the Pacific Northwest.

 

 

Appellation: Washington, Columbia Valley
Vintage: 2012
Alcohol: 13.77%
Blend: 48.9% Cabernet Sauvignon, 39.3% Merlot, 6.8% Malbec, 2.5% Petit Verdot
Tasting Notes: Full, long and juicy with the perfect balance of blackberry, cassis and dark fruit. An easy drinking wine to complement any meal.

*Silver Medal Winner in the 2013 Beverage Testing Institute (87 Points, Best Buy) and the 2013 Houston International Wine Competition.
*Bronze Medal Winner in the 2013 Sunset Magazine International Wine Competition and the 2013 San Francisco Wine Chronicle Competition and the 2013 Dallas Morning News Wine Competition and the 2012 San Francisco International Wine Competition.

 

Merlot labelMerlot

We’ve hand-crafted this Merlot using grapes carefully selected from  several renowned vineyards including Milbrandt’s award-winning sites along Washington’s Columbia River Gorge.  Diversion Merlot is an ideal complement to grilled lamb and the wild, majestic beauty of the Pacific Northwest.

 

 

Appellation: Washington, Columbia Valley
Vintage: 2012
Alcohol: 13.74%
Tasting Notes: A generous helping of cocoa, vanilla, overripe plum, and raspberry. Long on the mid palate with subtle tannins making this very easy to drink.  A deliciously rich Merlot only Washington fruit could produce.

*Silver Medal Winner in the 2013 Beverage Testing Institute (89 Points, Best Buy) and the 2013 Houston International Wine Competition and the 2012 Denver International Wine Competition, and the 2012 Sonoma County Grand Harvest Awards.
*Bronze Medal Winner in the 2012 San Francisco International Wine Competition.
*88 Points – The Tasting Panel Magazine.
Riesling labelRiesling

We’ve hand-crafted this Riesling using grapes carefully selected from  several renowned vineyards including Milbrandt’s award-winning sites along Washington’s Columbia River Gorge. Exotic and delightful, Diversion Riesling is a fitting match for grilled salmon, spicy foods and the wild, majestic beauty of the Pacific Northwest.

 


Appellation:
Washington, Columbia Valley
Vintage: 2012
Alcohol: 12.07%
Blend: 95% Riesling with other Aromatic Whites
Tasting Notes: Greeted by aromatic citrus blossoms,  this perfectly balanced Riesling is a lovely blend of nectarine, peach and crisp Washington apple. With lively acidity and a touch of sweet, this wine is luscious, juicy and simply delightful.

*Best Of Show Winner and Gold Medal Winner  in the 2012 Denver International Wine Competition.
*Platinum, Wine Press Northwest 2013
*Double Gold Medal Winner  in the 2013 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition.
*Gold Medal Winner  in the 2013 Houston International Wine Competition.
*Silver Medal Winner in the 2013 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition and the 2013 Sunset Magazine International Wine Competition and and the 2012 Sonoma County Grand Harvest Awards.
*Bronze Medal Winner in the 2012 San Francisco International Wine Competition.