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Soos Creek Wine Cellars

Soos Creek Wines

Every year we grab as much of the Soos Creek red wines as we can get (they are usually made in quantities of under 500 cases each.) The Larsen family consistently produces some of the best made, best value big reds in Washington State.

at right, the Larsen family

In 1987, Boeing executive David Larsen joined the Boeing Wine and Beermakers Club. By 1989 he had started a winery in his garage, named for a creek near his home. Today he makes his Soos Creek wines in a building near his home in Kent,Washington.

Since his first attempts at winemaking in the late 1980's, Dave has purchased the best grapes in Washington, establishing relationships that continue to assure him access to some of the best vineyards in the state. His wines have always been the some of the best priced, in some cases even the lowest priced, of the dozen or so made from Champoux and Ciel du Cheval Vineyards fruit.

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Soos Creek Cabernet Champoux Vineyard 2010

This wine is one of the very few "sure things" in Washington wine, and it makes me shake my head in disbelief. How does So...


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$34.16

$37.95 Regular

Soos Creek Ciel du Cheval Bordeaux Blend 2010

Wine Spectator 92 Points

The Ciel du Cheval blend often takes a backseat to its even more famou...


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$31.46

$34.95 Regular

Soos Creek Artist Series #10 2010

In every vintage of the Soos Creek Artist Series wine, the one word I would use to best describe this wine is “balance”, i...


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$29.38

$32.65 Regular

Soos Creek "Palisade" Red Wine Columbia Valley 2009

I thought we really hit our stride with this wine in 2009 and this vintage is very similar in style. As big believers in...


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$25.07

$27.85 Regular

Soos Creek Commander Comet Syrah 2010

April 2013 release.

Sadly, this is our last vintage of Syrah. Discontinuing this wine was an extremely difficult dec...


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$24.25

$26.95 Regular

Soos Creek "Sundance" 2010

We were fortunate to have extra Champoux Vineyard Cab to blend into this wine. And it shows in the extra depth and more ...


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$19.75

$21.95 Regular

More About Soos Creek Wine Cellars

Soos Creek produces powerful Cabernet Sauvignons, a Merlot-Cabernet blend named "Sundance" and an "Artist Series" blend. The grapes are sourced from the Ciel du Cheval, Champoux, Charbonneau and Pepper Bridge vineyards. Established in 1989, this small family winery has developed a loyal following for their handcrafted wines.

Robert Parker's Wine Advocate says: "Dave Larsen learned his craft as an amateur winemaker with the Boeing Wine Club before starting his winery in 1989. Because of his relatively early start he was able to gain access to top vineyard sources and then take advantage of them in the winery."

"All Soos Creek wines are excellent values. Across the board these are wines with wonderful density and concentration, ripely balanced, plummy, mixed red fruits, and elegantly astringent tannins. Larsen gets wonderfully layered, elegant flavors without anything harsh, sharp, or rough. His wines are thoroughly professional, never a hint of volatility or other technical flaws. In short, real winemaking craft is on display here, every detail beautifully rendered, substantial but not out of whack in any way. Soos Creek is one of the great, undervalued, stellar performers in the state." WASHINGTON WINES & WINERIES - THE ESSENTIAL GUIDE, by Paul Gregutt, University of California Press.

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