This is a bit softer than the other single-vineyard bottlings, with an impression of sweet cherry fruit. But it's lighter as well, and lacks the detail and depth of the others. It's a gentle, pleasant quaffer.
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.