2012 Coeur de Terre Vineyard Willamette Valley Oregon Pinot Noir

14.5% alc., $19, screwcap. · Moderately dark reddish purple color in the glass. Initial aromas of blackberry, plum and sweet oak tend to fade over time in the glass. Mid to full-bodied spice black plum and black raspberry fruit. Very forward and generous with a muscular tannin load. A fruit bomb with complimentary oak and an intensely fruity finish. Score: 86. Reviewed July 6, 2014

Winery: Coeur de Terre Vineyard
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