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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Eyrie Vineyards

Region:

Oregon

Appellation:

Dundee Hills

Grape Type:

Trousseau

Trousseau, 2016

12x75cl £280.00

4 cases, 6 bottles

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Tasting Note:

Inspired by a trip to the Jura Jason Lett planted some Trousseau vines in 2012 and the results have been exceptional. 2016 is the second vintage and it’s a bit of a revelation There’s a certain funk and reduction on the nose, initially, but this blows off and the fruit below is crystal clear highly articulate bittersweet cherry notes, pomegranate and bright dark berries that come together in a wine of real energy and vigour. If you’re acquainted with (and enjoy) Jurassien trousseau, there’s fun to be had here…

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