VOLUME 11, ISSUE 50
November 1, 2019
ARTICLES IN THIS ISSUE:
The Prince Departs

2015 Coeur de Terre Willamette Valley Pinot Noir

13.8% alc., pH 3.64, TA 0.61, 2,588 cases, $22. Harvest Brix 22.8º-24.2º. 60% Estate Vineyard with the remaining mostly from the McMinnville AVA. Pommard, Wädenswil, 113, 114, 1215, 667, 777 and Coury clones. Both sedimentary and volcanic soils. · Moderately light garnet color in the glass. Spiced cherry and fertile earth aromas lead to a middleweight styled wine offering cherry, plum and spice flavors backed by spirited acidity. The lip-smacking finish has good length. Score: 89. Reviewed February 2, 2019

Winery: Coeur de Terre Vineyard
From article: Coeur de Terre Vineyard: 2015 Vintage Pinot Noirs Are My Favorites