Terlato Vineyards Pinot Noir - Russian River Valley

Terlato Vineyards Pinot Noir - Russian River Valley 2012

This wine is fresh, lean, concentrated and flavorful, with a luscious fruit-forward aroma. Flavors of black cherry, plum and currants dominate, with a delicate hint of violets and spice on the finish.

 
Style:
Complex, Rich, Medium-bodied, Spicy, Fruity
Flavor:
Black Cherry, Currant, Plum, Smoke, Toast, Violet
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Russian River Valley
Grapes
Pinot Noir
Alcohol Percentage
14.20%
Fermentation
12 days average primary fermentation with hand punch downs several times per day. Malolactic fermentation was performed in barrels, and the wine was aged on its lees until racked for bottling.
Aging
10 months in 100% French oak, 40% new. The barrels are specially created in Burgundy for the Pinot Noir grape and are slightly toasted.