eola-amity hills pinot noir 2012

Eola-Amity hills, oregon


VARIETAL: 100% Pinot Noir

VINEYARD: Bjornson and Zenith

SOIL: Shallow volcanic ("Nekia")

AGING: 18 months in French oak barrels (30% new).

TASTING NOTES: Dark fruit profile with good acidity and tannins. Black raspberry and cherry aromas, with notes of wet earth, slate and sweet spice.

PAIRINGS: Duck breast with pomegranate glaze, garlic and herb roasted pork tenderloin, and baked salmon.

REVIEWS: 91 Vinous (2012)

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