Januik is right on the money with this wine, which takes full advantage of its light, forward, pretty fruit, and accents it with precise, toasty oak and cinnamon spice. Flavorful and appealing, it's not a wine to age, but rather to delight in. —P.G.
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.