Expert's Choice: German Pinot Noir

German Pinot Noir, Palataia Pinot Noir
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Palataia, Pinot Noir, Pfalz 2011
Bursting with fresh fruit on the nose. Rather Beaujolais-like with its red berry palate of strawberries and raspberries. Slightly smoky, with a creamy summer pudding character. Lacks varietal definition for all its charm. 16pts/20 (86/100)
Price: £8.99 Marks & Spencer
Drink: 2012–2014
Alc: 13.5%