The 2018 Upland Pinot Noir was sourced from the upper blocks of our Gran Moraine Vineyard. On the hillside, the vines bask in sunshine, building layers of fruit, while pulling underlying herbal and woodsy notes deep in the earth.
Dates, golden beets, tea tree oil, lavender, Oregon strawberries, white truffle
Marionberry, blueberry, jasmine green tea, milk chocolate, serviceberry
Round and tightly coiled across the palate with broad shoulders and fine-grained tannins.
10 months in 44% new French oak barrels
Turbulent seesaw movement
Sleek and mineral drive, like a highway after a late spring rain.