Mercer Estates 2013 Pinot Gris, Yakima Valley, $13

By on August 31, 2014

mercer-estates-pinot-gris-2013-bottleBest Buy! Two of Prosser’s historic farming families — the Hogues and the Mercers — collaborate on this bottling of fruit from Brooks and Sunnyside vineyards. Inviting aromas of Mandarin orange, apricot and lemon tart include kitchen spices. The breezy entry to the palate leads with ripe peach and rosewater as its builds with lime and finishes with a pinch of white pepper.

Rating: Recommended

Production: 5,433 cases

Alcohol: 13.3%

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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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