2009 Evening Land Vineyards Pinot Noir Summum Seven Springs Vineyard Eola Amity Hills
Producer: Evening Land Vineyards Style: Red Wine Grape Type:Pinot Noir Origin:Oregon Region: Willamette Valley Appellation: Eola Amity Hills
94 Points | International Wine Cellar , July/August 2011
Bright ruby-red. A heady, exotic bouquet displays an array of red fruit and floral qualities, with an intense mineral overtone. Graceful and precise, showing a completely different personality than the La Source, with sappy red berry and rose pastille flavors and notes of spicecake and blood orange. Mineral-driven and pure, with excellent finishing clarity and length; this will age on its balance.
Adored by critics, prized by collectors, Pinot Noir is one of most tantalizing yet temperamental varietals in the world. For many wine enthusiasts, this is part of the appeal of Pinot -- it doesn't reveal its charms easily. Pinot Noir's virtue also stems from the unique characteristics of the grape. The skins are especially delicate, which accounts for the lighter color and body of finished wine. But, despite the delicacy, the best wines have excellent backbone and... Read More »
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