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A To Z Wineworks Pinot Noir 2011

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Martha Kelly AIWS, CS rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Pale garnet in colour with flavours of raspberry, red cherry, dark chocolate, beet root, vanilla, tomato, and earthy minerality. With low tannins, and refreshing acidity, the flavours linger on the warming, elegant finish.
Drink now, or keep until 2015.
Pair with gourmet burgers, or savour on its own.
Date tasted: April 2014.
Terry Jeans rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

This delicate pinot noir is a nicely balanced example of fine wine from the cold climate in Oregon. It has aromas of ripe cherries, tobacco and spice with a velvety mouthfeel and a good dose of acidity. Delicious! Would be perfect with a cedar planked salmon or for sipping all by itself.




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A To Z Wineworks Pinot Noir 2011, Oregon, United States: Natalie's tasting note, score, food pairings and recipes for this wine Drink: 2014-2018. 229781 13.50% XD 750 mL  $23.95 Score: Natalie's tasting note, score, food pairings and recipes for this wine. January 18, 2014 Scrumptious Seafood Wine  Full Review

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