Maison Noir Other People's Pinot Noir Willamette Valley 2019
André Hueston Mack is an American sommelier, winemaker, and author. He is the first African American to win the title of Best Young Sommelier in America, and was the runner-up for the title of Best Sommelier in North America in 2004. Maison Noir Wines, founded by Andre in 2007, incorporates his trademark attitude and personal perspective on wine subculture. The wines are unique and distinctive garage wines, sourcing the best fruit possible in the Willamette Valley region of Oregon to produce wines which show the individuality of their respective sites and terroirs.
The 2019 Other People’s Pinot is classic Oregon Pinot from the Willamette Valley. It is accessible, a great value, and stays true to the character of the vineyards from which it was born. Earthy, spicy, floral, herb-framed flavors of cherry with gingery wood spice tones.