This 2010 Artist Series wine is roughly half-and-half Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon, with just a splash of Merlot. It's a pretty, fruit-forward wine, with cherry and berry flavors that carry a gentle whiff of leather. The finish turns a bit chalky, with a slight hint of ash.
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.