Brooding aromas of violets, moist soil and purple fruit are followed by a palate with bright, citric acidity. It shows impeccable balance, with the variety's often burly tannins well tamed. Put it on the dinner table to see it at its best.
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.