Casablanca, Chile. "This is a great wine but it throws me off the scent of pinot noir in some respects. It’s bloody, savoury, briary and squishy red berry fruited in bouquet. Pleasing to sniff on, the palate unfurls in lush-feeling waves of sweet, slippery fruit and finishes with a lick of clove-like spice and pulverised walnut-husk savouriness. There’s a lushness and freeness to the wine, away from the control of fine pinot noir, but firmly in the slot of a layered, lengthy, interesting and fine drinking red wine..."