Intensely aromatic, with notes of blackberries, bramble and granite, this is a rich, lavishly oaked Pinot Noir with heft and power. It's a bit woody now, but 3–5 years in the cellar should bring out its floral, mineral qualities.
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