2010 Firesteed Oregon Pinot Noir

12.0% alc., pH 3.54, TA 0.58, 40,000 cases, $17. Declassified juice from top end Willamette Valley and Citation cuvĂ©es. 15% of blend aged 10 months in 20% new French oak barrels. · Very light garnet color in the glass. Aromas of cherry, spice, cigar box and rose petals. Mid weight flavors of red cherries and strawberries with a hint of savory herbs, finishing with a confected cherry tone. Slightly tart and somewhat flat. Decent. Reviewed February 27, 2013

Winery: Firesteed
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