Freja Cellars’ Estate Pinot Noir 2015 is a rich and complex wine that is a true representation of the Chehalem Mountains in the Willamette Valley, Oregon. This elegant Pinot Noir showcases warm spices, black plum, and figs on the palate, with structured tannins that add depth and complexity.
On the nose, this wine offers aromas of dark cherry, blackberry, and vanilla, with subtle hints of baking spices and earthy notes. On the palate, the wine is rich and full-bodied, with flavors of ripe black plum, black cherry, and figs that are complemented by warm spices like cinnamon and nutmeg. The tannins are firm and well-structured, adding depth and complexity to the wine.
At 2015 vintage, this Pinot Noir has already had some time to mature, allowing the flavors to develop and integrate over time. It has a long and satisfying finish, with a lingering warmth that makes it a perfect wine for pairing with hearty dishes like roasted duck or beef tenderloin.
At 13.5% alcohol by volume, Freja Cellars’ Estate Pinot Noir 2015 is a well-balanced wine that is approachable now but can also be aged for several more years. This is a must-try for Pinot Noir lovers looking for a high-quality and nuanced wine from the Chehalem Mountains in the Willamette Valley.