Raptor Ridge Winery 2010 Estate Adalfo’s Block Pinot Noir, Chehalem Mountains, $38

By on June 8, 2013

Oregon wineThe Chehalem Mountains AVA is in the northern Willamette Valley, near the town of Newberg, Ore. This tasty Pinot Noir offers aromas of cherry jam, pomegranate and red currant, as well as almost no noticeable oak. On the palate, it reveals flavors of raspberry, black truffle and black cherry. It’s a gentle, approachable red with mild tannins.

Rating: Recommended

Production: 100 cases

Alcohol: 13%


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Articles authored by Great Northwest Wine are co-authored by Eric Degerman and Andy Perdue. In most cases, these are wine reviews that are judged blind by the Great Northwest Wine tasting panel.

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