2009 DeLoach Vineyards California Heritage Reserve Pinot Noir

13.5% alc., $10. · Moderately light reddish-purple color in the glass. Slightly confected, with aromas of strawberries, cherries, and spice. Riper fruit evident on the palate with notes of stewed plum and raisin. Moderately rich with noticeable oak backing, offering some grainy tannins and bright acidity. Becomes less interesting over time in the glass. A suitable daily drinker at the right price. Decent. Reviewed June 24, 2012

Winery: DeLoach Vineyards
From article: Along the Pinot Trail in California: Part 2 - North Coast & Other