Foris Vineyards Winery 2012 Siskiyou Terrace Cabernet Sauvignon, Rogue Valley, $20

By on August 25, 2016

foris-cabForis Vineyards of Cave Junction, Ore., which has entered its fourth decade of production, brought in Cabernet Sauvignon grapes from the Siskiyou Terrace Vineyard of the Rogue Valley for this wine and turned them into an elegant sipper. It shows off ripe blackberry, black currant and spice in its aromas and flavors before closing with restrained tannins. This earned a gold medal at the 2016 Cascadia Wine Competition.

Rating: Outstanding!

Production: 320 cases

Alcohol: 14%

Winery website

Subscribe to Thursday’s Wine of the Week newsletter

Save

Save

Save

Save

About Great Northwest Wine

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.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Anti-spam measure * Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA.