Anam Cara Cellars 2012 Nicholas Estate Rosé of Pinot Noir, Chehalem Mountains, $18

By on September 21, 2013

anam-cara-cellars-2012-pinot-noir-roseThe Nicholas family produces a number of stunning wines from their small estate site near Sherwood, Ore., and this gorgeous rosé shows a great deal of elegance. The nose features hints of cherry, dried strawberry, pomegranate and Kiwi fruit. Fanciful flavors gather up Rainier cherry, fresh-picked plum along with strawberry and raspberry. Its stunning structure, bone-dry approach and finish of Kiwi and pomegranate make this especially delicious. Suggested fare includes pork tenderloin, roast chicken and poached salmon.

Rating: Outstanding!

Production: 200 cases

Alcohol: 14%

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