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Wine Enthusiast, July 1, 2015

91 points, “Online Exclusive”

Chateau Ste. Michelle 2012 Cold Creek Vineyard Chardonnay Columbia Valley

This wine displays all of the intensity of expression of Cold Creek. Aromas of toasty spices and pear are light but lead to a full, rich-feeling palate, with the acids providing a perfect counterbalance.

Wine Enthusiast, July 1, 2015

90 points, “Online Exclusive”

Chateau Ste. Michelle 2013 Cold Creek Vineyard Columbia Valley

2013 was the warmest vintage this 40-year old vineyard had ever seen. Light aromas of toasty spices, corn silk and peach lead to a textured mouthfeel, with drawn-out stone fruit flavors. It’s a standout wine from a challenging year.

Wine & Spirits, June 15, 2015

88 points, “Best Buy”

Chateau Ste. Michelle 2012 Indian Wells Cabernet Sauvignon Columbia Valley

Powerful and dark, with an oak-driven scent adorning black cherry fruit, this is a well-made red for those who love massive cabernets.

Wine Spectator, June 15, 2015

90 points

Chateau Ste. Michelle 2012 Canoe Ridge Estate Merlot Horse Heaven Hills

Peppery tannins drape a light blanket over a ripe core of plum and guava fruit, coming together harmoniously with hints of rose petal and smoke on the finish.

Northwest Travel Magazine, June 1, 2015

Chateau Ste. Michelle

NW Travel recently wrote an article about Sustainable wines featuring Chateau Ste. Michelle.

Wine & Spirits, June 1, 2015

90 points

Chateau Ste. Michelle 2013 Mimi Chardonnay Horse Heaven Hills

Lightly oaked, fresh and bright, this is a frisky chardonnay from the pick of Ste. Michelle's abundant vineyard sources in the Horse Heaven Hills. It has a light touch in the glass, with golden apple and pear scents, and a dusty, mineral lift. An aperitif for summer sipping.

425 Magazine, June 1, 2015

Chateau Ste. Michelle

425 Magazine recently highlighted some fun summer wine events featuring Chateau Ste. Michelle’s Summer Concert Series because it is always a big hit.

425 Magazine, June 1, 2015

“The Best of 425 Magazine 2014 - Best Winery”

Chateau Ste. Michelle

"With so many Woodinville wineries, Eastsiders are spoiled when it comes to their reds and whites. But, for obvious reasons, one Woodinville winery stands out from the rest. From its breathtaking chateau to its award-winning wines, Chateau Ste. Michelle boasts more than just good wine. Guests of the chateau will enjoy touring the grounds during a tasting, or attending for one of their popular summer concerts. It’s simply a gem."

Wine Spectator, May 31, 2015

87 points

Chateau Ste. Michelle 2013 Indian Wells Chardonnay Columbia Valley

Light and zingy, with refreshing flavors of pear, lemon curd and floral that echo nicely on the finish. Drink now. 65,000 cases made. –HS

Dan Berger's Vintage Experiences, May 22, 2015

Chateau Ste. Michelle 2011 Artist Series

Dan Berger’s Vintage Experiences rated the Chateau Ste. Michelle 2011 Artist Series as Exceptional in his weekly wine column this week. (Subscription required)

Tampa Uncorked (Blog), May 20, 2015

Chateau Ste. Michelle Mimi Chardonnay

Tampa Uncorked highlighted the Chateau Ste. Michelle Mimi Chardonnay as a perfect start to summer drink for this Memorial Day Weekend.

The Reverse Wine Snob, May 16, 2015

Chateau Ste. Michelle 2012 Canoe Ridge Estate Merlot Horse Heaven Hills

The Reverse Wine Snob featured the Chateau Ste. Michelle 2012 Canoe Ridge Estate Merlot on his blog this week.

Seattleite, May 15, 2015

Chateau Ste. Michelle

Seattleite featured Chateau Ste. Michelle’s 5th Annual Staycation which will take place next weekend, as a reason to stay close to home for the holiday.

Chicago Tribune, May 8, 2015

Chateau Ste. Michelle 2012 Syrah Columbia Valley

Last week the Chicago Tribune published a Great Wines for $15 and under story and included the Chateau Ste. Michelle 2012 Syrah.

South Florida Sun Sentinel, May 8, 2015

Chateau Ste. Michelle 2012 Syrah Columbia Valley

This week the South Florida Sun Sentinel published a Great Wines for $15 and under story and included the Chateau Ste. Michelle 2012 Syrah.

Baltimore Sun, May 8, 2015

Chateau Ste. Michelle 2012 Syrah Columbia Valley

This week the Baltimore Sun published a Great Wines for $15 and under story and included the Chateau Ste. Michelle 2012 Syrah.

The Hartford Courant, May 8, 2015

Chateau Ste. Michelle 2012 Syrah Columbia Valley

This week the The Hartford Courant published a Great Wines for $15 and under story and included the Chateau Ste. Michelle 2012 Syrah.

The Seattle Times, May 8, 2015

Chateau Ste. Michelle

The Seattle Times highlighted Chateau Ste. Michelle as one of 5 favorite Seattle Tours.

Beverage Dynamics, May 5, 2015

Chateau Ste. Michelle

Beverage Dynamics featured Chateau Ste. Michelle this week as the only wine brand to be inducted into the Growth Brand Awards Hall of Fame for 2015.

425 Magazine, May 4, 2015

Chateau Ste. Michelle

425 Magazine readers selected Chateau Ste. Michelle as Best Winery in the recent Best of 425 article.

Great Northwest Wine, May 3, 2015

“Best Buy!”

Chateau Ste. Michelle 2012 Syrah Columbia Valley

Great Northwest Wine picked the Chateau Ste. Michelle 2012 Syrah as one of their top favorites in their recent: Is it time for Syrah to be cool again? article.
...aged 18 months in 69% neutral oak, yet there’s still an abundance of vanilla and roasted coffee in front of blackberry, dark plum, blueberry, mint and leather. It’s more fruit-forward on the palate with more blackberry, black cherry and boysenberry, backed by plum skin tannins, more vanilla and espresso grounds. Suggested pairings include grill salmon, herb-rubbed roasts and pungent cheeses.

Wine Enthusiast, May 1, 2015

90 points, “Online Exclusive”

Chateau Ste. Michelle 2013 Mimi Chardonnay Horse Heaven Hills

The aromas on this wine are light and nuanced with notes of pear, butter and pineapple. It's full bodied in feel, clean in style showing good weight and viscosity while retaining a pleasing sense of lightness.

Wine Enthusiast, May 1, 2015

88 points, “Online Exclusive”

Chateau Ste. Michelle 2013 Indian Wells Chardonnay Columbia Valley

This lightly aromatic wine offers notes of butterscotch, peach and toasty spices. It's lighter in style with a creamy feel to the stone and tropical fruit flavors.

Wine Enthusiast, May 1, 2015

87 points, “Best Buy”

Chateau Ste. Michelle 2013 Chardonnay Columbia Valley

Coming from the warm 2013 vintage, this easy-drinking wine offers notes of sweet corn, pear and peach with light barrel accents. The fruit flavors are elegant with a lightly creamy feel.

Indian Wells label on bottle