Pinot Noir is the red grape of France's famous Burgundy region and specifically the Cote d'Or where the most famous red Burgundy is produced. It is said that Pinot Noir grapes have grown in this area for over 2,000 years. Burgundy produces, arguably, the best Pinot Noir in the world. Pinot Noir is also grown in many other areas of the world, including California, Oregon, Italy and Australia. The Pinot Noir grape is also used in the production of Champagne in France and sparkling wines the world over. Wherever they are from you should buy Pinot Noir wines and Red Burgundy at the Ultimate Wine Shop.
This wine is light for its appellation and year, but fresh and packed with raspberry and black plum flavors alongside very present acidity. Currently, the tannins are hard edged, bitter, needing time to soften out.
"Trimbach only makes this wine in the best vintages. After this 2005, we?ll be waiting to see the 2008. Don't expect this to be like Burgundy. This is a fruit-forward, fresh and easy drinking Pinot Noir with notes of strawberry... Read More
Exquisite. Refined. Like a perfect symphony of tastes. Our Pinot Noir is rich with aromas of cherries and berries--two traditional fruit aromas of Pinot Noir--balanced by hints of spice and a fresh earthiness. The taste is smooth,... Read More