Chris Gorman's "Devil" line of wines has been one of the most successful Washington wine projects of the last decade. From our perspective, it's simple: pack amazing flavor into a sub-$30 bottle and the market will respond.
The market has spoken again, with another great review --93 points from Wine Spectator-- for the newest Devil wine, Old Scratch Syrah/Grenache/Mourvedre 2015. As always with the Gorman Devils, we expect this to sell quickly.
93 points Wine Spectator: "Lively and full of personality, with raspberry, smoked pepper and orange peel aromas that open to zesty, layered red plum and licorice flavors that move at a snappy pace toward the finish. Syrah, Grenache and Mourvedre. Drink now through 2024."
In our opinion, this should be labeled as a Syrah -- it's 80% Syrah, with 10% each Grenache and Mourvedre -- but we won't hold that against Gorman because this wine over-delivers.
Purple Wine Company, Inc., a California limited liability company, and its AVALON brand are not in any way affiliated with Avalon Wine, Inc, an Oregon corporation, or Avalon Wine's store at its physical location in Oregon.
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