Coelho has done a nice job with this entry-level Pinot in a lighter vintage. It has pretty strawberry and red-plum fruit, a streak of butter and a finish with a lick of vanilla. It's all in proportion, delicate and expressive.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org.