Sassy Wines Pinot Noir 2013


When I think of the Orange wine region, I don't really think of pinot noir.  But here is a single vineyard pinot noir from a tiny producer in Orange and, well, it smells exactly right.  Sappy, bacon and autumnal.  The palate is good too; meaty and savoury with a touch of fruit sweetness balanced with some good length.  Food for thought here.  I'd return to this.

Rating: Good
Abv: 13.5%
Price: $30
Source: sample
Vendors and website: http://sassywines.com.au
Tasted: 2016
Orange
April 17, 2016
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