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mary elke Pinot Noir Anderson Valley & Mendocino County, 2006

January 26, 2008

60915.jpg ~$20US, Pinot Noir, Anderson Valley and Mendocino County

Not my style. Nothing wrong with being big and fuller-bodied, but this was fruit juice and alcohol.  No tannins, no acidity. Disappointing. Typical aromatics and okay mouthfeel, but some alcoholic bite on the backend killed it.  Over-oaked in the finish – Vanilla, and Mrs. Butterworth. Over time, oak became dominant and sugarfied. Sorry.

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