Supple in texture, with rose petal, earth and red fruit aromas, this lively, medium bodied wine is aged in 100% French oak, which adds a subtle, toasty vanilla character.
"Made in a leaner, drier, lighter style than most Russian River Pinots, but the elegance and complexity are very attractive. Shows a white pepper and herbal note to the sour cherry candy fruit, and is balanced with perfect acidity. A beautiful wine to accompany, not overwhelm, fine foods. Editor's Choice. "
Smooth & Supple
Cheese > Cheddar
I have been a fan of this paticular vineyard, and the 2009 Pinot Noir was very enjoyable. I paired this with some fine cheeses, and a creme brulee, and found it to be very smooth, but not too light.
One of the best pinot's i've tasted