This is 100% Cabernet Sauvignon from Kestrel View Estates. Aromas are classically varietal, with Yakima Valley herbs and strong accents of leaf and licorice. The fruit is polished and the tannins ripe; the alcohol just over 14%.
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.