Part of the Foley Family portfolio, this wine reflects some of the challenges of the vintage. Somewhat bitter tannins overtake the fruit, putting the herbal characteristics front and center. Brambly berry and cranberry fruit carries some tartness through the finish.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org.