A young and lush Semillon, this shows lush, ripe, rich, round, peachy/citrus fruit. Barrel fermented, it hints at interesting cocoa/nougat flavors also, but the pure, round fruit is what really stands out. Lovely hints of honey streak through the finish.
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.