Another limited production (212 case), unfiltered wine from Sokol Blosser's oldest vines. This one shows sweet cherry scents, mint and tobacco—a very flavorful blend of fruit and leaf. Forward, plump and sweet, with a lively, spicy finish. —P.G.
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.