Building on the traditions established by our acclaimed Goldeneye and Migration wines, Decoy Pinot Noir expands our exploration of the depth and diversity of this varietal to Sonoma County winegrowing. Highlighting a distinctly plush and approachable expression of Pinot Noir, Decoy is crafted to be ready upon release.
100% Pinot Noir
100% French Oak Burgundy Barrels (60 Gallons)
Barrel Aging: 7 Months
Age of Barrels: 25% new, 75% second vintage
This vibrant and enticing Pinot Noir offers lovely aromas of fresh-picked strawberry, Bing cherry and blueberry with subtle hints of mushroom, lavender, sage and white pepper. On the palate, perfectly balanced acidity and well-integrated French oak underscore the bright fruit flavors to create an elegantly structured wine.
Tried once, went back for more, that's all I got to say...
(Apr 3, 2015 at 8:08 PM)
pretty gosh darn good. subtle, palatable upon open, as the bottle aerates, the nitrates settle opening up a delightful mildly dry, sweet, fruity, wine that seemingly saturates a dry sponge of gratification.