Pretty, spicy scents of berry and cranberry mix with sweet plum on the palate. Lovely, aromatic and sweet, this young wine needs a little more time than its stable mates; it's still a bit yeasty and tight. But very nicely made and balanced.
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.