On first pour this wine seems slightly reduced, after which it shows notes of baking spices and plum. It's medium bodied and plush in feel with silky smooth tannins, but the concentration seems wanting.
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.