pinot-noir

Cost: $22.25
Grape: Pinot Noir
Category: Red Wine
Location LCBO Special Order
Country: United States
Region: Carneros, California
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Waterstone Winery
Alcohol: 14.5% Alcohol/Vol.

Gorgeous!

Description: Medium light garnet colour with a medium to medium+ intense nose. This complex wine features pine, dark cherry, plum, strawberry, rhubarb, cloves, cola, vanilla, fresh peat moss, smouldering embers and violets on the nose. Medium body with mild tannin, good acidity, a long length and the alcohol is well integrated.

Negatives: The 14.5% alcohol

Interesting Note: Slightly chill and if you can use the balloon style Pinot glass

Drink now or in the next 5-7 years on its own or pair it with Roasted Duck Breast with Pomegranate-Plum Glaze.

Tasted: 8 April 2016

Best buy & Top Pick

Score: 9.5/10, Value: 9.5/10 Total: 19/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4.5

LCBO: Special order

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