A solid effort that showcases chocolate and cherry flavors in a medium-bodied format. Not a lot of complexity here, but it's clean, well-made and satisfying, hitting all the right flavor buttons. Drink over the next few years.
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.