Plump and juicy flavors of bramble, red currant and raspberry lead into a smooth, satisfying middle with a streak of caramel running right through it. Excellent flavor and persistence for such a young wine. Just a little thin as it fades.
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.