2010 Big Table Farm Pinot Noir Pelos-Sandberg Vineyard Yamhill-Carlton
Producer: Big Table Farm Style: Red Wine Grape Type:Pinot Noir Origin:Oregon Region: Willamette Valley Appellation: Yamhill-Carlton District
93 Points | International Wine Cellar , July/August 2012
(12.9% alcohol): Bright red. Intensely perfumed nose offers raspberry compote, Asian spices and potpourri, plus subtle cola and incense topnotes. Juicy and precise, with impressively focused, pure red fruit and floral pastille flavors that gain sweetness and power with air. Finishes spicy and long, with a lingering floral character.
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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