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High End Oregon Pinot Noir

May 31, 2017

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Radio Kitchen food for thought: Something smoked

Gran Moirane 2014 Yamhill Carlton Pinot Noir

Well layered, elegant.  Notes of herbs and mushroom

Quality: ★★1/2

Price Range: $20-$40

Zena Crown Vineyard 2013 “Slope” pinot noir

Focused notes of cherry, leather, mushroom and slight gaminess – fairly spectacular

Quality: ★★★

Price Range: $40+

Zena Crown Vienyard 2013 “The Sum” pinot noir 

Soft and expressive cherry fruit with undertones of anise and earth – well layered

Quality: ★★★

Price Range: $40+