Somehow the label's misspelling of Bachelor's Button slipped by the authorities. Surplus T aside, this is a generous wine, whose plummy, peppery fruit is dotted with details of herb, spicecake and chocolate. Smooth, velvety tannins add to the pleasure.
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.