Immaculate flavors of raspberries and Bing cherries are set in a well-structured frame of barrel toast and tannin. There is ample, yet unintrusive acidity, and the balance throughout is perfectly maintained. Drink now and over the next five or six years.
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: email@example.com.