The New West Coast Reds: The Best of Washington Wine

Get ready Napa collectors: Top-notch wine from the Evergreen State is now arriving.

Laura Sant
OF 12

2013 Cayuse Syrah Bionic Frog, Walla Walla, Columbia Valley, Washington

Be prepared to fight for a bottle of the gorgeously concentrated, beefy, earthy, sweet-black-fruit-focused Syrah alongside the 12,000 fans already on the winery’s mailing list. Of his disciples, winemaker Christophe Baron says, “These are the people who already know. And guess what? They’re not going to tell you, because they want more! Do you see how this works?” Now you do.