Aromatic and generous, this wine opens with notes of lychee, wet stones, and spice. A generous mid-palate is restrained by a refreshing, crisp acidity that is just off dry. Alcohol 13.2%.
Proudly featuring Columbia Gorge AVA fruit. Oak Ridge Vineyard is 30 years old, certified organic, and dry farmed. Harvested September 27 - October 5.
This wine was gently whole cluster pressed and aged on lees in a combination of neutral oak and stainless steel.
Of the 2012 Vintage Sean Sullivan wrote, “An arresting, vibrantly aromatic wine with notes of rose petal, lychee, pink grapefruit and savory spices... A persistent, spice-filled finish that carries far into the distance serves as the capstone.” 92 points. -Editor's Choice from Sean Sullivan May 2014