From a vineyard within what locals call the Petaluma Gap, a cool area duly influenced by Pacific Ocean fog, this wine is intense in berry and bright, lush, spicy layers indicative of its cooler leanings. Pleasing, with clove and black tea between the fruit, it's approachable and impressive.
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Reviews wines from California.
Contributing Editor Virginie Boone has been with Wine Enthusiast since 2010, and reviews the wines of Napa and Sonoma. Boone began her writing career with Lonely Planet travel guides, which eventually led to California-focused wine coverage. She contributes to the Santa Rosa Press Democrat
and Sonoma Magazine
, and is a regular panelist and speaker on wine topics in California and beyond.