Cost: $20.99 CI (Cayman Islands)
Grape Variety: Pinot Noir
Category: Red Wine
Location Tortuga, Cayman Islands
Country: United States
Region: Monterey County
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Esser
Alcohol: 13.5% Alcohol/Vol.

A quality Monterey County Pinot for under $25

Description: Light garnet in colour with a medium+ intense nose. This smoky Pinot features light cedar, hickory, cherry, strawberry, thyme, pimento, cardamom, cranberry, beets, tobacco & cola. Medium to light body body with mild tannins, good acidity and a long length.

Negatives: None

Drink now or in the next 3 years on its own or pair it with Texas style slow smoked brisket.

Tasted: 7 June 2015

Best Buy

Score: 9/10, Value: 9/10, Total: 18/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4