This 100% varietal wine from three different vineyards on the Wahluke Slope has notes of cherry and chocolate, with the wood (French and American, 50% new), providing barrel accents. It's direct and appealing, made in a ripe style.
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.