2020 Gregory Ranch Pinot Noir
ALC 13.9% Cases Produced: 125
In the glass it has a rich, dark red color. The nose is generous with ripe plum, cedar, cigar box and black tea aromas. On the palate, the mouthfeel is luscious with flavors of crunchy black cherries, cardamom and cola, rounded out with a long and powerful peppery finish.
The ancient marine sedimentary soils of the Yamhill-Carlton AVA are some of the oldest in the Willamette Valley. Originally the final destination for the early Oregon Trail pioneers,the district is fast becoming one of the best known Pinot Noir producing areas. The well-drained soils prevent excessive vine growth and result in mouth-filling wines with broad, silky tannins.