Tasted at 58-64 degrees on the IR temp gun. Color: magenta. Nose: alcohol punch to the schnozz, black cherry, blackberry, raspberry, blackened toast. Mouthfeel: full bodied. Tail trail: 7 seconds. Flavors: sting, black cherry, black licorice. Too hot for a sangiovese.
Alcohol: 14.6%. Yakima Valley AVA. Good with spaghetti but not potato chips, especially jalapeno Kettle Chips. Power: 2/5. Balance: 2/5. Depth: 2/5. Finesse: 2/5. Rated: 88. Value: $17. Paid: $20. This is WAwineman… uncorked, uneducated but not uncouth.