Spring Valley Vineyard

{ Learn More }URIAH

A Merlot blend named after Uriah Corkrum. Uriah was the grandfather of Shari Corkrum Derby. Born in Walla Walla on June 1, 1866, he began farming on his own during the 1880’s.

92points
Wine & Spirits
2011 Vintage
91points
Wine Enthusiast
2011 Vintage

{ Learn More }NINA LEE

This 100% Syrah is named for the wife of Frederick Corkrum. After meeting following her vaudeville performance at a local theater, they married in 1929.

92points
The Wine Advocate
2011 Vintage
90points
Wine Spectator
2011 Vintage

{ Learn More }FREDERICK

On the palate, the dark fruit flavors are punctuated by the quality tannic structure which ends in a long, luxurious finish.

{ Learn More }DERBY

The palate has a rich mouth-feel with coating tannins and flavors of blackberry and cherry.

{ Learn More }MULE SKINNER

This 100% Merlot is named for Frederick Corkrum’s job as the ranch’s head Muleskinner, the person who cared for and drove the mules in all aspects of the farming operation before the advent of the Caterpillar tractor.

{ Learn More }KATHERINE CORKRUM

This Cabernet Franc is named in honor of Uriah Corkrum’s wife Katherine, a native of Wales who immigrated to Walla Walla Territory in 1897. She and Uriah had four sons.

90points
Wine Spectator
2011 Vintage

{ Learn More }SHARILEE

Powerful aromas of pomegranate and notes of dry herbs and lavender.