Elk Cove produces gorgeous Pinots with floral notes and high toned fruit. This 2019 Willamette Valley bottling offers an earthy aroma of black currants and dried rose petal, along with a mouthful of cherry and plum fruit. There's silkiness to the finish which persists with long, dusty tannins.
92 POINTS, Wine Enthusiast.
91 POINTS, James Suckling. "A ripe nose of raspberries, strawberries, dried flowers and sweet spices. Its medium-bodied with plush tannins and lively acidity."
Beautiful fresh, lush fruit and a silky texture make for a Pinot that drinks well above its price point. Here once again we have a winner from a winery that is a self proclaimed "band of wine industry insiders dedicated...
90 POINTS, Wine Spectator. SMART BUY. "A zesty red, with personality to spare, offering notes of licorice, blackberry, smoky pepper and grilled herbs. A blend of mostly Zinfandel, followed by Petite Sirah, Syrah and mixed Italian blacks."
94 POINTS, Jeb Dunnuck. "A richer styled wine, the 2020 Novellum has a medium gold hue as well as a rich, powerful bouquet of caramelized lemon, honeyed almonds, candle wax, and toasted bread. Rich, medium to full-bodied, beautifully textured, and...