Brittan Pinot Noir Basalt 2015 (750ml/12)
Brittan Vineyards was founded by veteran winemaker Robert Brittan and his wife Ellen, who left Napa Valley to pursue their dream of making cool climate Pinot Noir in Oregon. The Brittan’s purchased their 128-acre property in the foothills of the Coastal Range in the McMinnville AVA, where they have 29 acres planted to Pinot noir, Chardonnay and Syrah. Robert brings extensive viticultural and winemaking experience to their venture, having worked as winemaker at Far Niente, St. Andrew’s ...New York, New Jersey, California
On the nose, notes of raspberry, marionberry, blackberry and herbal tea lead to an intriguing palate of brambleberry and tobacco. A delightful acid core keeps this wine bright with fruit and light on the palate.