An unusual blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec, Syrah, Mourvèdre and Tempranillo, with barrel spices of vanilla, char and coffee up front followed by notes of cherry, peppery spices and herbs. It's lighter in style with sweet fruit flavors backed by firm tannins.
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.