This pleasant wine is aging rather quickly, already a light rose hue with early bricking. It's in its prime drinking window, with sour cherry and plum flavors and hints of stem and bitter herb, all in proportion. Drink now through 2022.
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.