Not as successful as the winery's other releases, the Diversité Pinot Noir has aromas that suggest less than perfect fruit. Tough and earthy, it's a bit ungenerous. The finish carries a hint of mint.
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.