Introducing the exquisite 2021 Beaux Freres Pinot Noir Willamette Valley, a red wine that truly embodies the artistry and elegance of Oregon's renowned wine region. Crafted by the esteemed producer Beaux Freres, this Pinot Noir showcases the utmost dedication and skill that goes into every bottle.
In the glass, this wine displays a captivating ruby red color that hints at its depth and complexity. With a medium body and a modest alcohol percentage of 12.9%, it offers a perfect balance between intensity and finesse. The closure of choice is a traditional cork, preserving the wine's character and ensuring a delightful experience from the first pour to the last sip.
On the nose, the 2021 Beaux Freres Pinot Noir enchants with an alluring bouquet of violets, raspberry, guava, and black tea. These expressive aromas leap out of the glass, inviting you into a world of refined flavors and captivating scents. As you take your first sip, the wine reveals its sleek and graceful nature, with the palate being embraced by luscious notes of blackberries and bright, fresh fruits.
The velvety texture and polished tannins caress the palate, creating a harmonious mouthfeel that is both indulgent and seductive. The finish, which lingers on the tongue for minutes, is marked by an excellent juiciness that leaves a lasting impression.
Renowned wine critics have praised the 2021 Beaux Freres Pinot Noir Willamette Valley, with Wine Spectator awarding it an impressive score of 94 points. They describe it as proportioned with elegance, showcasing the wine's expressive flavors and polished tannins. Decanter also commends this wine, highlighting its sappy blackberries and bright fruits, as well as its exceptional lingering juiciness.
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate bestows a remarkable score of 95 points upon this Pinot Noir, emphasizing its concentrated fruit, silky structure, and elegant finish. Jeb Dunnuck gives it a score of 92 points, noting its generous and attractive qualities, with ripe tannins and a touch of warming spice on the long finish. James Suckling, another respected critic, praises its wild and vibrant nose, with fresh cherry stones, violets, and a persistent fine texture.
The 2021 Beaux Freres Pinot Noir Willamette Valley is a wine that captivates and delights, showcasing the exceptional quality and craftsmanship that Oregon's wine region has to offer. Whether enjoyed now or cellared for future indulgence, this wine is a true testament to the beauty of Pinot Noir and the artistry of Beaux Freres.