The Monarch line is a new venture for Latah Creek. The Zin, from the Coyote Canyon vineyard, offers tart berry fruit, lightly spiced, and a hint of fresh herb. Clean and modest in scope.
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: email@example.com.