Bright and sharp, this assertive Viognier has strong scents of citrus rind, suggestions of stone, and cool-climate fruit flavors. It's dry and slightly volatile, without much concentration. The finish turns simple, with lime and unripe pineapple flavors.
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.