Raptorridge pinotnoir barrel

Pinot Noir, "Barrel Select" 2015

Raptor Ridge

Aromas of Black fruit – plum and berry, brulée sugar crust, slight nuttiness, graphite and smoked meat. Flavor profiles match aromatics with Brown sugar, bittersweet cocoa, pleasant Oregon mushroom/earthiness. Pair with Cedar Plank Salmon and wild mushroom Risotto.

Country:
USA
Region:
Willamette Valley
Vintage:
2015
Wine type:
Red
Grape:
100% Pinot Noir
Size:
375 mL, 750 mL
Rating:
93

Geek Out

Aging:
29% new French oak (11 months)
Malolactic fermentation:
Yes
Alcohol percentage:
14.1
Closure:
Stelvin
Case production:
3600

Reviews

  • "93 points. An opulent pinot noir that shows aromas of dried cherries, raspberries and blueberries. There are also notes of plums and smoke. I like the complexity of the nose here. Medium to full body, velvety tannins and a medium finish. Drink or age." (James Suckling)

Other Wines By This Producer