A blend of Malbec, Merlot, and Cabernet Franc aged in two year old and neutral barrels, it has notes of peat, cola and cherry. It's medium bodied with tart, slightly bitter acids and a scraping feel to the tannins.
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.