2016 Migration Dutton Ranch Russian River Valley Pinot Noir

13.9% alc., $70. Sourced from two cool vineyards in the Green Valley sub appellation of the Russian River Valley. Aged 10 months in French oak barrels, 40% new, 60% neutral. · Moderate garnet color in the glass. Aromas of dusty black cherry, raspberry, vanilla and striking spice. Black cherry-driven in a middleweight style with a compliment of Asian spices. Satisfying harmony, with reserved tannins, engaging acidity, and a lovely spiced cherry finish. Score: 93. Reviewed January 17, 2019

Winery: Migration Wines
From article: Recently Tasted California Pinot Noir & Chardonnay