The aromas bring notes of generous wood spices, high-toned herbs, black currant and black cherry, along with a vanilla top note. The black-fruit flavors show richness but also restraint, with dusty tannins giving support.
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.