Penetrating blackberry and cherry notes are accented by layers of char, wet earth and granite in this elegant Pinot Noir. Hints of soy sauce and mushroom lend umami and complexity to the palate, alongside crisp, cranberry acidity that marks the finish. Quite tasty now.
Anna Lee C. Iijima joined Wine Enthusiast in 2010. A former attorney turned beverage devotee, she holds a Diploma in Wine and Spirits from the Wine & Spirit Education Trust and is a student in the Masters of Wine Program. She is also an Advanced Sake Professional of the Sake Education Council with an enduring love for saké and shochu.Email: firstname.lastname@example.org