Aromas of gunsmoke, tire rubber, ripe plum and garden herbs seem unsettled but still offer appeal. The palate is über-restrained in style, with the oak and alcohol pulled way back, putting the focus on its freshness and vibrancy. Give it a decant and put it on the dinner table to see it at its best.
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.