Back to previous high standards, this shows excellent concentration, freshness and purity. Crisp apple and pear fruits set up brightly against vivid acids. There's a light touch of buttery caramel running through the finish. Drink now through 2018.
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.