This creative blend—52% Sangiovese, 36% Syrah, 12% Mourvèdre—is sharp, peppery and tart. It livens up the palate, begs for a juicy burger, and shows some Euro style. RIOT is an anagram of the winery name.
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.