Labeled as Syrah but showing a Southern Rhone influence with 6% Mourvèdre and 5% Viognier added to the mix, it's über aromatic with notes of orange peel, boysenberry, black pepper and chocolate. The palate is light in style with a tacky feel to the tannins.
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.