Cocoa, toffee and dried-herb aromas are followed by soft-feeling cherry flavors with a tart finish, with fruit and barrel not seeming entirely meshed. The tannins have a slow attack but sneak up on the finish.
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: email@example.com.