Rich crafts our Reserve wines from his favorite premium vineyards, aged in 100% French oak for soft, velvety terroir-driven wines that will age gracefully in your cellar.
2015 Pinot Noir
Walla Walla Valley
Couse Creek Vineyard
Partially whole cluster, partially destemmed and crushed into open top fermenters with cap punched down by hand two-three times per day. Secondary fermentation finished in barrel.
12 months in 228L French oak barrels, 33% New
This Pinot Noir from Couse Creek Vineyard, a 30 year-old vineyard planted at 1800 feet in elevation is a unique, rare wine coming from the Walla Walla Valley. Showcasing a pretty aroma and flavors of cherry, kirsch raspberry, and plum, along with subtle notes of licorice, oolong tea and tobacco. A nicely balanced wine, with a delicious finish. Enjoy!
Drink or Hold.