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St. Innocent Momtazi Hill Pinot Noir 2013

Pinot Noir from Willamette Valley, Oregon
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13% ABV
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Winemaker Notes

The 2013 Momtazi's nose is very forward with blackcherries, black raspberries, pepper, corriander, and hints of cumin. It covers your palate with very round and dense berry flavors, lush sweet spices, hints of dried mushrooms and cedar. The tannins are very round and polished for such a young wine with the layered fruit and spice notes slowly fading into its long and sensual finish.

Serve with braised meats, stews, sausages, mushroom dishes, or cassoulet - essentially the umami foods. It can be enjoyed in its youth after decanting for two hours or more and will develop over a decade.

Critical Acclaim

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W&S 91
Wine & Spirits
Mark Vlossak leases eight acres of this biodynamically farmed vineyard in the McMinnville AVA. A faint cola spice adorns its dark fruit, the flavors as lifted as they are saturated. The fruit brightens up in the glass with air, leaving an impression of charm and lightness.
WS 90
Wine Spectator
Light, open-textured and distinctive, with damson plum and floral aromas and flavors, lingering on the supple finish. Drink now through 2020.
JS 90
James Suckling
Very pretty aromas of dark berries and flowers follow through to a medium body, firm and silky tannins and a fresh and clean finish.
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St. Innocent Winery

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St. Innocent Winery, Willamette Valley, Oregon
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St. Innocent Winery was founded in May 1988 by Mark Vlossak, the current winemaker and president, and eight investors. Ten tons of grapes were crushed the first fall, producing 396 cases of still and 176 cases of sparkling wine. Production increased to our full capacity of 6800 cases in 2004. The winery is located in Salem, Oregon, at the southeast corner of the Eola Hills, in the mid-Willamette valley.

St. Innocent produces small lot, handmade wines: seven single vineyard Pinot noirs and a blended Pinot noir called the Villages Cuvée, two Chardonnay from Dijon clone plantings, two Pinot gris, and a Pinot blanc.

The philosophy behind the winemaking at St Innocent is that the function of wine is to complement and extend the pleasure of a meal. The characteristics of a wine should enhance different food and flavor combinations - this interaction amplifies the pleasure of a meal. To this end, St. Innocent wines tend toward higher acid levels, and more diverse and balanced flavors.

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Willamette Valley

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Home of some of the planet’s most amazingly elegant and expressive Pinot noir, the Willamette Valley is a pastoral, mixed landscape of green, bucolic rolling hills, dramatic forestlands and small, independent, friendly wine growers. As a leader in environmental stewardship, the valley has some of the nation’s most protective land use policies, with two-thirds of its vineyards farmed sustainably and over half organic. While the valley technically claims a cool, continental climate, and is heavily influenced by the cold, moist winds of the Pacific Ocean, its warm and dry summers allow for the steady, even ripening of Pinot noir.

The potential of Willamette Valley Pinot noir continues to attract the investment of serious growers and winemakers both locally and from abroad, as naturally the finished wines bring accolades from professionals and enthusiasts. With a range of styles from delicate dried cherry, raspberry and hibiscus to stronger notes of truffle, mocha, plum and spice, a fine Willamette Valley Pinot noir is a perfect expression of both power and grace.

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MSW30146448_2013 Item# 152899