Listed as old vine, age unspecified, this offers a smooth core of rhubarb and pomegranate fruit. It's textural and laced through with flavors of Dr. Pepper, chocolate and caramel. Open and appealing, it's a wine to savor rather than save.
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.