2013 Dog Point PINOT NOIR (MARLBOROUGH) SRP: $40.00
Medium garnet color; beautiful, ripe red fruit aromas, excellent richness; medium bodied, fine tension on the palate, excellent structure; dry, fine acidity, well balanced; zingy red fruit flavors that lasts forever; long finish, bright aftertaste. Drinking pretty nicely now. (Best Served: 2015-2020)
Plush and creamy in texture, with robust plum and berry notes, complemented by savory overtones of smoke, chicory, tomato leaf and white pepper. Offers plenty of spice accents, including star anise and clove. Finishes with fine, dusty tannins and persistent flavors. Drink now through 2030.