Angel Vine 2010 The Hellion, Columbia Valley, $22

By on April 2, 2013

Washington wineOwner/winemaker Ed Fus crafts his wines in Carlton, the wine capital of Oregon, but he gets most of his grapes from the Washington side of the Columbia. This red blend includes Primitivo, Petite Sirah and Zinfandel from Coyote Canyon (Horse Heaven Hills) and StoneTree (Wahluke Slope) vineyards. It opens with aromas of spices, black pepper and strawberry-rhubarb jam. On the palate, if shows off dark fruit flavors, including plum, black cherry and raspberry. It’s an intense red.

Rating: Recommended

Production: 200 cases

Alcohol: 15.2%


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Articles authored by Great Northwest Wine are co-authored by Eric Degerman and Andy Perdue. In most cases, these are wine reviews that are judged blind by the Great Northwest Wine tasting panel.

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