2005 REAL Pinot Noir B-Side - USA, Oregon, Willamette Valley (8/2/2008)
Tasted August 2, 2008 at a retail tasting.
Garnet color in the glass, slightly dusty looking. Nose of tart raspberries, spice box, black tea and white pepper. Flavors of tart raspberries, berries, a touch of cherries and a little bitters on the finish. Medium to high acidity, light to medium tannins, light to medium body. Drink over the short to medium term. (87 pts.)