This brand-new operation is ambitious and well-funded, and the results show. Of their single-vineyard Pinots, this is the biggest. It's a rugged, chewy wine with unabashed tannins and oodles of jammy blackberry fruit, anise and sassafras. Just 207 cases.
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.