Varietal and dusty, mixing textural flavors of earth, toast, coffee grounds, chocolate and lush purple fruits. Medium concentration, not yet fully integrated. There is a refreshing lick of citrus oil on the finish.
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: email@example.com.