2016 La Chenaie Vineyard Pinot Noir
A fantastic mix of dark and red fruits engulf your palate when you taste this pinot. As the wine unfolds, cranberry and a hint of black licorice linger with the fruit. Soft and mild tannins provide a smooth and elegant finish to the wine. The wine is drinking delightfully now and should for another 10 years.
La Chenaie Vineyard is located in Eola-Amity Hills AVA and has volcanic soils – Jory, Gelderman, and Ritner. The site is influenced by the afternoon breezes from the Van Duzer corridor in the Coastal Range, as is much of the western portion of the Eola-Amity Hills. The vineyard’s elevation ranges from 460′ to 585’and has aspects of South, Southeast and Southwest. La Chenaie is farmed using sustainable farming practices, including organic and biodynamic disciplines.
100% Pinot Noir
Eola-Amity Hills AVA, Willamette Valley, OR