2016 Pinot Noir "Estate" (Yamhill Valley Vineyards)
Yamhill Valley Vineyards, Pinot Noir "Estate", Willamette Valley, Oregon, US 2016100% Pinot Noir BING CHERRIES, EARTHY GINSENG, CREAMY VANILLA & SPICE One of the oldest wineries in McMinnville, situated on 150 acres of rolling foothills in the famous Willamette Valley, Yamhill Valley Vineyards has been crafting distinctive, charming wines since 1982. This elegant, floral Pinot Noir delights a rustic combination of bing cherry, root vegetable earthiness, flowers, and cinnamon, followed by cedar-like spice and creamy vanilla, and sublime minerality. Distinctly Oregonian, this Pinot manages to express wonderful terroir, flaunt its complexity, and yet remain an astounding value. Serving Suggestion: Earl Grey tea-smoked duck breast w/ a persimmon glaze & roasted root vegetables. Borscht w/ mushrooms, cabbage, parsley root, & smoked brisket.