An airy and attractively perfumed nose blends notes of red and blue pinot fruit along with spice and floral wisps. The delicious and almost delicate middle weight flavors retain fine underlying tension while exhibiting fine length on the balanced, moderately firm and sneaky long finish. This elegant effort will need to add depth to achieve the upper-end of my projected range. Barrel Sample: 90-92
A sweet wine, round and charming, with a touch of minerality and a little tannin in the finish, which brings it an additional dimension. The structure can be a little dominant when the wine is young.