2014 Cotillion California Pinot Noir

13.8% alc, $9.99. Vinted and bottled by Ashford Court, Napa. A Trader Joe’s exclusive label. A blend of grapes from Monterey, Santa Barbara and Sonoma counties. · Moderate reddish purple color in the glass. Shy aromas of black cherry and cigar ash. The mid weight black cherry core is accented with charred oak and mushroom flavors. Refined, with gentle tannins and a short finish. Score: 85. Reviewed September 7, 2016

Winery: Cotillion
From article: Recent Sips of California Pinot Noir & Chardonnay