J. Christopher Pinot Noir Dundee Hills Volcanique 2017
Lithe and expressive, this red builds structure and tension …
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Wine Type and Color
Dec 15, 2020
This popular red grape originated in Burgundy but has spread across the New World. Like its white Burgundian counterpart Chardonnay, Pinot Noir is early-budding, early-ripening and thin-skinned. The sites where it tends to thrive can experience tough growing conditions, which lead to more rigorous fruit selection and lower yields. This is one of the reasons that high-quality Pinot Noir often carries a higher price tag than other wines.