San Juan Vineyards 2016 Pinot Gris, Yakima Valley, $17

By on January 14, 2018

Puget Sound winemaker Chris Lawler took this fruit Sept. 15 from Crawford Vineyard near Prosser, Wash., and ushered it into a crisp wine that’s meant for seafood and shellfish. Aromas of dusty starfruit and dried apricot are matched on the palate, which is finished with citrusy notes.

Rating: Excellent

Production: 590 cases

Alcohol: 14%

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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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