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Domaine Drouhin Pinot Noir 2016 Wine Review

Domaine Drouhin Pinot Noir 2016

Domaine Drouhin Pinot Noir 2016

Dundee Hills, Willamette Valley, Oregon, United States

Community Score:94/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $51.95

Drink: 2019-2026

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.1%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Domaine Drouhin

Agent: Philippe Dandurand Wines Ltd.

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From the Dundee Hills in the Willamette Valley, Oregon, Domaine Drouhin Oregon 2015 is a dry, silky red with Old World elegance. On the nose there are dried florals, violets and crushed red berry aromas. Drouhin brings their expertise in crafting aromatic elegance in Bourgogne to a region with the perfect climate for Pinot Noir. A great medium-plus-bodied Pinot Noir that with blue florals, earthy violets, ripe red cherry and raspberry flavours on the palate. MINE: From the Dundee Hills in the Willamette Valley, Oregon, Domaine Drouhin Oregon 2015 Pinot Noir is a benchmark PN for this region. This is a dry, silky red with Old World elegance. On the nose there are dried florals, violets and crushed red berry aromas. This is a great medium-plus-bodied Pinot Noir with depth and a long smooth, earthy spice finish. Enjoy now and for the next five years. OTHER: : Incredible clarity and purity of dark red cherries on the nose here. This is a stunning young pinot. The palate has a very plush, fleshy and concentrated core of rich black cherries with toasty oak spice overlaid. Long, noble tannins. This is exceptional. Drink or hold. Score - 96 (James Suckling, jamessuckling.com, Nov. 30, 2018). - Community Wine Reviews

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