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Pinot Noir Shea Vineyard, J.K. Carriere 2011

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RegionU.S.A.
SubregionOregon
ColourRed
TypeStill

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Colour Region Vintage Wine Size Qty Units Price IB GBP Per Score
U.S.A.2011Pinot Noir Shea Vineyard, J.K. CarriereBT1 \ 012420.001289 JD1246.66666666666789.0089.00Pinot Noir Shea Vineyard, Carriere, J.K0.7510
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Tasting Notes

Prosser’s 146 cases of 2011 Pinot Noir Shea Vineyard – from a block of Dijon Clone 777 – is considerably more interesting on nose than palate. Intimations of roasted red meat mingle with sweetly suggestive scents of loganberry and boysenberry typical for this particular clone. There is a welcome hint of salinity on the palate, but the finish here – while strong – is rather simple, berry-like and exhibits a faintly dry tannic edge, possibly from barrel influence. This should be revisited before I attempt to prognosticate.

89
Jeb Dunnuck, RobertParker.com, October 2013
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