This forward, fruity and quite tasty effort brings ripe flavors of fleshy pears. It shows touches of spice and a scent and streak of honey, though it's not overly sweet. The finish comes with a burst of alcoholic heat. Drink now through 2020.
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.