VOLUME 11, ISSUE 50
August 27, 2019
ARTICLES IN THIS ISSUE:
The Prince Departs

2015 DANCIN Pas de Trois Oregon Pinot Noir

13.3% alc., 162 cases, $37. Sourced from DANCIN estate vineyard in Southern Oregon, and Hyland Vineyard and Aegrina Vineyard, both in the McMinnville AVA. Clone 777. After de-stemming, the grapes underwent a cold soak of up to 7 days. Native yeast fermentation, and aged 11 months on the lees in French oak barrels, 37.25% new. · Moderately light garnet color in the glass. Seductive aromas of fresh cherry, blueberry and toast. Light to mid weight flavors of red cherry and warm spices with a hint of oak and savory herbs. Smoothly textured, with gentle tannins, and a modest but pleasing finish. Score: 90. Reviewed August 27, 2017

Winery: DANCIN Vineyards
From article: Sips of Recently Tasted Oregon Wines