Pure varietal flavors of raspberry and cassis set up this stylish Malbec. It's bright and tangy, balanced throughout, with traces of light chalk and stone threaded through the polished tannins. Excellent length.
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.