Pinot Noir Outside of Burgundy | WYPR

Pinot Noir Outside of Burgundy

Jul 5, 2018

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You don't have to spend a lot to get good pinot noir. Click the links to purchase Al and Hugh's recommendations at Kenilworth Wine & Spirits.

 

Audio coming soon.

 

 

The Wines

Price key:  $=less than $20  $$= $20-40   $$$=$40-60  $$$$=above $60

Quality key:  * = decent  ** = very good  *** = superb  **** = elite  

Pattient Cottat "Le Grand Cailloux", Loire Valley **  $  VALUE

Light, slightly tannic, fruity, flavorgul, lunch wine.

Conti di Colloredo Mels Della Venezie IGP Pinot Noir **1/2 $  SUPER VALUE

Seemingly simple, but packed with oomph, deep sweet fruit.

Terrapin Cellars Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley '16 ** $

Tasty pinot noir, fruit forward, sweet cherries, orange peel, food friendly

François Crochet Sancerre Rouge '15  **1/2 $$

Very classy, slick and flavorful, ultra-smooth, great dinner wine.