Tasted at 64-68 degrees on the IR temp gun. Color: dark magenta. Nose: plum, blackberry, rustic mid-toned spices. Mouthfeel: full bodied with alcohol sting. Tail trail: 9 seconds. Flavors: dense plum, Jolly Rancher, tumbleweeds, dried willow bark, coarse ground pepper, hoarhound. Paired with Pasta Nova’s finest Italian dishes and Ruffles Max Smokehouse Style BBQ chips. Bella bella!
Alcohol: 14.9%. Columbia Valley AVA. Stelvin cap. Power: 2/5. Balance: 2/5. Depth: 2/5. Finesse: 3/5. Rated: 89. Value: $22. Paid: $20. “Good wine brings us joy.” This is WAwineman… uncorked, uneducated but not uncouth.