Lemelson's other Pinots are single-vineyard selections—Thea's is the master blend. Still tightly wound, it offers scents of caraway, coffee and brown spices, along with tart cranberry. It's nicely crafted, taking full advantage of the delicacy of the 2011 vintage.
Paul Gregutt is a Contributing Editor for Wine Enthusiast magazine, a founding member of the magazine’s Tasting Panel, and reviews the wines of Oregon and Canada. The author of the critically-acclaimed Washington Wines & Wineries—The Essential Guide, he consulted on the Pacific Northwest entries in current versions of The World Atlas of Wine and The Oxford Companion to Wine.Email: email@example.com.