For a wine that is Januik's low cost red, this is exceptionally deep and detailed. Firm berry and plum and black currant fruits are set into polished tannins. There is a frame of dark chocolate and espresso around them, sailing into a clean, medium length finish.
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.