Sol Stone Winery 2013 Grenache, Wahluke Slope, $28

By on May 27, 2016

sol stone grenacheSol Stone Winery of Sammamish, Wash., reached across the Cascade Mountain summits onto the sunny Wahluke Slope AVA and Weinbau Vineyard for this 2013 Grenache, blending in 3% Syrah and aging it in 2-year-old French oak. Rose petal, pomegranate and red currant notes accent its aromas, then mint, pomegranate and blackberry dominate its rich flavors. Supple tannins close out its finish. This earned a gold medal at the 2016 Cascadia Wine Competition.

Rating: Outstanding!

Production: 120 cases

Alcohol: 13.3%

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