Sturdy and tannic, this seems to be the heaviest and thickest of the 2012 wines from Elizabeth Chambers. Black cherry cola and dark chocolate combine, with an earthy undertone. It was aged for 21 months in neutral oak.
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.