The Zinfandel is sourced from Alder Ridge; the 22% Primitivo component from Stonetree. Fresh and lightly spicy, it features bright berry fruit with good focus and medium depth. Despite the relatively high alcohol, it seems sleek and moderate.
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.