This is one of the latest releases of soil-designated wines from Andrew Rich, which aim to express the impact of soil type on the finished wine. It shows a penetrating minerality, driving its black currant and black cherry fruit deep into the finish. Hints of smoke and earth add further depth.
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.