Awarded 92 points by Connoisseurs' Guide, Maple Vineyards has yielded a silky and sophisticated wine. Once again, Maple Vineyards has yielded a silky and enticing wine, with lovely aromas of boysenberry jam, cola and ripe dark fruit. On the palate, a rich, creamy mouthfeel supports flavors of blackberry, mocha and black cherry, with a hint of crushed-rock minerality adding sophistication to the long, supple finish.
A vibrant and alluring Pinot, the 2016 Jenkins Vineyard Pinot Noir offers aromas of pomegranate, rose and spice. The red berry flavors continue on the palate, where layers of wild strawberry, and bright cranberry are underscored by sophisticated hints of sassafras, cigar box and spice.