Great Northwest Wine top 100 wines of 2014: 60-51

By on December 28, 2014

59. Barrister Winery 2012 Malbec, Walla Walla Valley, $28

barrister-malbecGreg Lipsker and Michael White are stars of the Spokane wine scene – and have been since launching their operation in 2001. The two lawyers-turned-vintners are exploring Malbec now, with terrific success. This opens with aromas of bittersweet chocolate, black olive and ripe plum. On the palate, it shows off flavors of rich dark fruit backed by black pepper and mild vanilla.

Production: 120 cases

Alcohol: 14.6%

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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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