This reserve-designated wine aromatically calls out to New Zealand as much as Washington with its notes of gooseberry, asparagus and passion fruit. Considering the aromatic intensity, it's surprisingly sleek yet still broad in style with a lower acid profile like many of the Washington whites from this vintage.
In addition to his work at Wine Enthusiast, Sean P. Sullivan is the founder of Washington Wine Report, a site dedicated to the wines and wineries of the Pacific Northwest that has twice been named ‘Best Single Subject Wine Blog’ by the Wine Blog Awards. Sullivan has authored over 100 print articles on Northwest wine. He resides in Seattle, Washington.Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.