Aromatically brooding, this wine slowly opens to reveal notes of scorched earth, incense, cassis, herbs and flowers. It coats the palate with layer upon layer of cherry and plum flavors supported by chewy tannins. The finish lingers. It will be best after 2020.
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.