A blend from numerous blocks on the estate, this is a lovely and classic expression Oregon Pinot Noir. From the rose-inflected aroma to the brambly blue fruit and polished tannins, it's a knockout bottle. Barrel aging adds a sexy touch of mocha to the long, delicious finish.
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.