Hyland “Coury Clone, McMinnvile, Oregon 2016
100% Coury Clone Pinot Noir
Description: The “Coury” is a suitcase clone brought from Alsace in the mid-sixties and planted in small blocks in Oregon and a touch of the clone was planted in Russian River Valley. This clone has a distinct spicy cherry notes that is considered to be the best clone of Pinot Noir in Oregon.
Wine Maker Notes: Light to medium-bodied, Oregon Pinot is more finely boned than California Pinot, and displays a wide, aromatic range of flavors including strawberry, raspberry, delicate floral notes, and are earthier notes like mushroom and truffle.