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2010 Ken Wright Pinot Noir Meredith Mitchell Vineyard

UNITED STATES / OREGON / MCMINNVILLE FOOTHILLS
  • 87 WA
  • 92 WS
  • Variety
    Pinot Noir

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SKU: 78153-2010-750

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  • Wine Advocate | Rating: 87

    From ungrafted Pommard vines planted in 1988 on breezy basalt outcroppings south of McMinnville, Wright's 2010 Pinot Noir Meredith Mitchell leads with strong, cedar-like resin, allied to black raspberry and dark cherry. This is exuberantly bright and juicy as well as persistent, but a bit strident in its combination of phenolic pungency and tartness and with an underlying firmness that for now at least borders on the hard and spare. I want to revisit this a little later on before hazarding any prognosis as to its aging potential.
    Author: David Schildknecht
  • Wine Spectator | Rating: 92

    Offers a bright red color and vivid flavors, with a peppermint note adding interest to the profile of raspberry and spice. Lingers effortlessly on the finish.
    Author: Harvey Steiman
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  • Located in rural Carlton, Oregon, Ken Wright Cellars is devoted to showcasing the inherent quality of selected vineyard sites. With a clarity and breadth that is unequaled by other varieties, they believe Pinot noir best expresses the character of these sites. Rather than stamping wine with a varietal trademark, they see Pinot noir as a vehicle for conveying the aroma, flavor and texture of the location in which it is grown.

    Collector Data For This Wine

    • 13 bottles owned
    • 6 collectors