Martin-Scott Winery 2009 Zinfandel, Columbia Valley, $20

By on May 10, 2013

Washington wineOwner/winemaker Mike Scott uses Zin grapes from the arid Wahluke Slope near the town of Mattawa, Wash., grown by the Milbrandt brothers. This opens with luscious aromas of a Hostess berry pie, Nutella and black pepper, followed by flavors of boysenberry, dark chocolate and raspberry. This is a smooth, pretty wine.

Rating: Excellent

Production: 126 cases

Alcohol: 16.2%

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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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