“My basic idea,” says winemaker Bill Owen, “is Catherine Deneuve; if it reminds me of her in Belle du Jour I'm happy. She's my inspiration; taste the wine.” OK! This is the winery's softer, most detailed wine, done in a lighter, more elegantly feminine style. A lovely wine, with no harsh edges.
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.