The aromas are light, with notes of mocha, herb, plum and pie cherry along with whiffs of tire rubber. Despite the high alcohol level, the palate shows a fairly elegant sense of styling, tapering toward 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.