With about 6% Viognier in the blend, this tart, dry, racy take on Pinot Gris has unusual complexity. Crisp citrus and pear skin, green apple and lemon verbena roll across the palate. There's a crisp minerality to the acids, and a clean, refreshing finish.
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: email@example.com.