Rhys Pinot Noir Skyline Vineyard 2010
Item #: 893135
Description: The 2010 Pinot Noir Skyline Vineyard is impeccable, but it is also very, very tight. It clearly needs time to absorb the full impact of the stems, but there is no denying the wine’s overall beauty. Hints of sweet tobacco, red berries, wild flowers, anise and herbs wrap around the finish. It is a fabulous wine of contrasts, at times ethereal and weightless, while at others showing more austerity. There is plenty of potential, though. I very much like the energy here, but patience is the key. I also tasted the 2009, which is much more overtly powerful and seductive, but equally compelling, albeit in a totally different style. Anticipated maturity: 2014-2024.
Variety: Pinot Noir
Designation: Skyline Vineyard
Format: 750 ml
Lot estimate: 101
Quantity Available: 1
Bid Increment: $2
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