The Hedonistic Taster |  № 33 | Left Coast Cellars – Willamette Valley, OR.

The Hedonistic Taster |  № 33 | Left Coast Cellars – Willamette Valley, OR.

by L.M. Archer, FWS | Bourgogne + Champagne ML

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“Wine should not be regarded simply as a beverage, but as an art of living, a pleasure.” – Henri Jayer

Today’s Tasting:  Left Coast Cellars –  Willamette Valley Oregon

Left Coast Cellars’ Willamette Valley estate sits atop the Van Duzer Corridor, nearly 150 acres of its 350 acres planted to vines upon a steep natural amphitheater overlooking an expansive meadow  and spring-fed lake. Diverse microclimates and soil types inform the wines produced here.

Left Coast Cellars Latitude 45º 2015 Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley Estate.

Wine: Left Coast Cellars Latitude 45º Pinot Noir – Willamette Valley Estate

Vintage: 2015

Alcohol:  13.8%

Suggested Retail: $38

Link to Producer Specs. 

TASTING NOTES

Robe:  Deep ruby robe.

Nose:  Cranberry, red currant, raspberry notes.

Palate: Fat red fruit on the bouche; medium-light body, uncomplicated mid-palate, finish.

Suggested Pairings: For those who appreciate a more fruit-forward pinot noir. Per the winemaker, best paired with braised meats and root vegetables.

Rating: 89

Left Coast Cellars | 4225 N. Pacific Hwy 99W | Rickreall, OR 97371 

888-831-4916

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Cheers!

Copyrighted 2017 L.M. Archer | binNotes. All Rights Reserved.

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