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Date Printed: 9/30/2014
Cooper Mountain Life Pinot Noir 2010
Cooper Mountain Life Pinot Noir 2010
(search item no. 113533)
green wine
boutique wine

The Wine Advocate rating: 93 points
PRICE ON 9/30/2014: $24.99

Winemaker's Notes:

Our No sulfite added, Organic Pinot Noir. Dark forest fruit and dark chocolate on the nose. The creamy mouthfeel opens up to dark fruit, spice and licorice on the palate and finishes with well integrated acidity and rounded tannin. A pure expression of our terroir.
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About Cooper Mountain:

At Cooper Mountain Vineyards, we are dedicated to the concept of 100% estate grown and produced wines. We began growing grapes in our vineyards in 1978 on a south facing slope of Cooper Mountain, an extinct volcano site overlooking the Tualatin Valley and notable for its unique and shallow soils. All of the decisions relating to the final quality of the wine are under our control. We determine pruning technique and crop level, when to begin harvest, and how to process, ferment and age our wines. Over the years we have been able to develop an intimacy with the different sections of our vineyards and an understanding of how our wines develop in the cellar and in the bottle. This understanding comes from working exclusively with our estate grown grapes and helps us to capture the essence of this very special terroir.