2013 Girasole Vineyards Mendocino Pinot Noir

13.8% alc., pH 3.61, TA 0.62, 6,000 cases, $15. Harvest Brix 24.7º. Estate grown, certified organic grapes, vegan. · Moderately light reddish purple color in the glass. Aromas of cherry combined with oak-driven notes of ash and vanilla. Delicately fruited, featuring a black cherry core with smoky oak in the background. Modest mid palate attack with a cherry-driven finish dominated by charred oak. Score: 85. Reviewed November 22, 2015

Winery: Girasole
From article: Sips of Recently Tasted Pinot Noir