Bright red fruits are the initial impact of this Pinot Noir. Raspberry, strawberry, and bing cherry set the tone and the bright acidity from the cool 2010 season give the wine a wonderful balance on the palate. There is a hint of rose petals and violets lending a nice floral component. The oak is subtle, but present, with a light toasty
mocha flavor behind the forward fruit. "This combination reminds me of fresh baked pie with toasted pastry and sweet berry filling.