Wine Wednesday – 2012 Primarius Pinot Noir

Hi there!

It’s that time again!

I heart wine

I picked up a steal of a deal at the Harris Teeter last week.

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Half off a $31 bottle of Oregon Pinot?

Didn’t have to twist MY arm.

So, I brought home all the bottles. 🙂

Okay, not really. I brought home one.

I wish I had brought home all the bottles because I also picked up a different bottle of pinot while I was there and that one was pretty disappointing.

It’s a sad, sad day in my world when the wine is disappointing. 😦

But, this 2012 Primarius Pinot Noir was most definitely NOT that!

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It was light and delicious and fruity and spicy.

I kid you not when I tell you that one of the first things I smelled was SweeTarts. Remember the giant chewy ones? I used to love those! Even though they made my teeth hurt.

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Seriously, those tasting notes weren’t kidding when they said “a hint of candy.” But, don’t fear – it didn’t TASTE like candy – I just smelled it mingled in with the cherries and fruit and oak. YUM!

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And honestly, I’d happily buy another bottle of this at regular price. If you happen to come across some at bargain basement prices, snap them up. And give me a call. 🙂

Talk to me: What was your favorite candy when you were a kid? Do you still love them or have your tastes changed?

– jennifer