2006 Portalupi Russian River Valley Pinot Noir

14.5% alc., 328 cases, $42. Crafted by Tim Borges from Rochioli fruit. · Restrained scent of black cherries and toasty oak. Beautiful raspberry and cherry fruit, lightly oaked and softly presented with noticeable but ripe tannins. Very classy like a demurely dressed woman. Reviewed November 17, 2008

Winery: Portalupi
From article: Small Sips of Pinot