The oak plays a prominent role here with notes of char, marshmallow and vanilla out in front of herbs and dark cherry. It's bold and structured with a firm squeeze of tannins and tart acidity.
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.