2014 Coeur de Terre Abby’s Block Reserve Willamette Valley Oregon Pinot Noir

14.3% alc., 60 cases, $65. Harvest Brix 24.3º. This block is located mid slope in the Estate Vineyard at 400 to 450 feet elevation. The soils is a unique sedimentary based type. Organically farmed from inception. · Moderate garnet color in the glass. Leading the way are attractive aromas of cherry, turned earth, mulch and dark chocolate. Very charming in the mouth with a suave texture and an elegant disposition. Giving flavors of dark red berries and blueberries, finishing with good intensity and a slight bit of astringency. Score: 92. Reviewed May 7, 2017

Winery: Coeur de Terre Vineyard
From article: Sips of Recently Tasted Oregon Pinot Noir