Aromas: Black cherry, baked strawberry, thyme, lavender, mushroom, earth, matchstick, and white pepper.
Flavors/experience: Dry; Medium-high acidity; Medium body. Sour cherry, pomegranate, and red plum. Soft tannin with green tea. A tapering finish shows lemon peel, thistle, chili, and menthol. Very good quality.
Specifications: 100% estate-grown Columbia Gorge Sangiovese. A New World wine in the style of an Old World Chianti. 50 cases produced. 14.1% alcohol.