The aromas of fresh tobacco, bittersweet chocolate, thyme, dried flowers and dark fruit are brooding and distinctive. Black-fruit flavors come tightly wrapped in firm tannins. This wine needs time in the cellar to strut its stuff. It will be best after 2020.
In addition to his work at Wine Enthusiast, Sean P. Sullivan is the founder of Washington Wine Report, a site dedicated to the wines and wineries of the Pacific Northwest that has twice been named ‘Best Single Subject Wine Blog’ by the Wine Blog Awards. Sullivan has authored over 100 print articles on Northwest wine. He resides in Seattle, Washington.Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.