A showstopper! This intense wine sports an unusual mix of scents—wood, flower, fruit candy and menthol mint. There's a resinous quality that lifts the palate, and a honeyed toastiness wrapped into a wine of extraordinary concentration.
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.