There's a hint of sweetness here, but the rich flavors of strawberry nougat, along with a creamy texture, carry it beautifully. A lick of vanilla comes through in the finish. Drink it solo or with a spicy cold noodle salad.
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.