The aromas recall fresh-turned soil, showing leaf, earth, manure and herb. But it is in no way stemmy; under the scents of earth and twig is some nicely ripened, sweet berry fruit. Young, complex and fascinating.
Paul Gregutt is a Contributing Editor for Wine Enthusiast magazine, a founding member of the magazine’s Tasting Panel, and reviews the wines of Oregon and Canada. The author of the critically-acclaimed Washington Wines & Wineries—The Essential Guide, he consulted on the Pacific Northwest entries in current versions of The World Atlas of Wine and The Oxford Companion to Wine.Email: email@example.com.