This displays the impressive purity of flavor that characterizes Brittan Pinots. A chunky, firm core of black cherry fruit is streaked with a cola note, opening into a full-bodied wine of power and length. It's a fine match to the this producer's more elegant Basalt Block bottling.
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.