quicksearch
Anthony Gismondi on Wine
Pirouette Red Blend
90POINTS
16½/20

Pirouette Red Blend 2009

Columbia Valley, Washington, United StatesNice cassis, blackberry, spicy, earthy, savoury, black olive, orange peel, dark chocolate, green bean, tea and vanilla aromas. Full, round, ripe, supple but dry palate with some good tannins. Chocolate, vanilla, peppery, tobacco, liquorice, blackberry, cassis jam, black olive, smoky, dried herb and leather flavours. Warm, oaky finish with youthful, gritty tannins to dissipate. Needs 3-5 years.Tasted: 02 February 2013Tasted by: Anthony Gismondi and Stuart TobePrices: BC 70.00 speculative listing - Mark Anthony Brands ON 85.00 Vintages AB 77.00 fine wine shops US 55.00 estimated retail SK 62.00 Producer: Long Shadows VintnersDistributors: Mark Anthony Wines and Spirits
Blend: Cabernet Sauvignon - Merlot - Cabernet Franc - MalbecCSPC: 949552UPC: 808755003846