Découverte Vineyard Pinot Noir
/ Dundee Hills AVA
Meaning "Discovery" in French and produced from the second Estate Vineyard owned by Résonance, the Découverte Vineyard Pinot Noir displays the best of the Dundee Hills AVA. Elegant yet structured, the wine is complex on the nose and palate with classic Pinot Noir aromas and flavors and a long finish.
Wine Spectator2016 vintage
Deep Pinot Noir aromas of red fruit and wood highlight the nose, while the palate is delicate and long with balanced fruit and tannins.
Pairs well with lightly seasoned red meats, chicken, turkey, lamb and root vegetables.
points of distinction
- Second Vineyard purchased in Oregon by Résonance
- Receives 15 months oak aging in French oak, 50% new
- Farmed organically
- Available in limited quantities
about the grape +
In France, makes a silky, deceptively powerful wine of elegant, complex aromas and subtle, red fruit flavors, with earthy, floral, mushroom and mineral notes. In California, shows ripe, sweet characters.
With 42 years of experience in making some of the greatest Pinot Noirs in the world, Jacques Lardière brings his talents to one of the world’s most up and coming Pinot Noir regions