Pleasing aromas of herb, spice, pencil lead, vanilla and black cherry lead to full-throttle fruit flavors backed by firm hefty tannins that bring some warmth along with them. It provides a lot of quality and value, though it's not for the faint of heart.
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.