25 Great U.S. Pinot Noirs…plus 3
Love Pinot Noir? Just getting into it?
Then you need to read the latest excellent article on that most flirtatious of wines from Forbes wine columnist Nick Passmore who offers up "25 Great American Pinot Noirs" to his readers.
But, what does Nick love about pinot? "Pinot’s magic, it’s irresistible charm, its
occasional flashes of brilliance, is its ability to combine in one
glass two seemingly mutually exclusive flavors.
Nick’s list of 25 great Pinots is a beauty. Prices range from $18 to $85. Eight of the wines come from Oregon. And I was very pleased to see him include three from Anderson Valley.
However, not wanting to be left out, I’ll offer up recommendations for some of my favorite Pinots: