Bavarian Cellars NV Bite Me Peach Port, Rattlesnake Hills, $25

By on May 21, 2016

bavarian-cellars-bite-me-peach-portYakima Valley winemaker David Padgett produces a variety of lip-smacking dessert wines under three different labels in Washington, including Bavarian Cellars, which has a history of operating a tasting room in the Bavarian-themed town of Leavenworth. Here’s a fruity fortified wine made with peach, a famed crop in the Wenatchee Valley, that offers aromas and flavors of nectarine, apricot and peach gelato. Ample sweetness (14% residual sugar) and heat of alcohol combine to make this a pleasant sipper.

Rating: Recommended

Production: 46 cases

Alcohol: 19.5%

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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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