Forceful, dense and balanced, this is 85% Cabernet Sauvignon, with compact and powerful black fruits, and lots of dust and graphite. Classic New World-Bordeaux styling, with elegance, breed and depth. Gives cassis, hints of mushroom, hints of herb, and all the mixed variables of barrel and site.
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.