One of the markers for grapes from the heart of the Dundee Hills is a deep black-cherry fruit core, and it's here in spades. In this penetrating, powerful wine, that dense fruit comes close to cassis, along with coffee and cola streaks. Drink now through 2026.
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.