Wine Books and DVDsWine Gifts & Wine Accessories

2015 Thirsty Owl Wine Company Pinot Noir "Finger Lakes"

Winery: Thirsty Owl Wine Company

Vintage: 2015

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Finger Lakes"

Wine Category: Pinot Noir

Grape blend: 100% Pinot Noir

Region: Finger Lakes

State or country: NY

Price: $18

Cases produced: 700

KWG Score: 89.3 (based on 3 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good (89)

Review date: March 4, 2017

Wine Review: This orangish red colored Pinot Noir from the Finger Lakes is a very good value. It opens with a pleasant mild strawberry bouquet. On the palate, this wine is medium bodied, balanced and smooth. The flavor profile is a tasty mild plum with notes of strawberry, gentle oak and a hint of minerality. The finish is dry and its moderate tannins linger nicely. It is really hard to find a very good Pinot under $20. That said, give this one a try! It is very food friendly and a deal at $18. Enjoy – Ken

Winemaker Notes: Flavors of strawberry and red currant, accented by hints of oak and earthy undertones. A lively Pinot with a polished finish.

Organic status: not organic

Buy it: Use 1000 Corks to find stores that sell Thirsty Owl 2015 Pinot Noir.

Bookmark and Share

Subscribers: Have you tried this wine? Rate it.

(Not a subscriber? Sign up.)

E-mail address:

Rate this wine:

  • Unbelievable (100-98) (Perfect or just about)
  • Excellent (97-94) (Wine just blows you away. Just makes you yearn for more.)
  • Very Good Plus (93-90) (Wine to impress someone, but not blow them away.)
  • Very Good (89-87) (Has character, is well balanced, & distinctive.)
  • Good (86-84) (Drinkable, ordinary, & non-distinctive)
  • Did Not Like (Not recommended &/or poor)
Your comments on this wine:

Good wine ruins the purse; bad wine ruins the stomach.

Source: Spanish saying

View Definition & Glossary

Ken's Wine Guide
RSS Feed

Add to Google

Red Wine Reviews & Ratings | White Wine Reviews & Ratings | Blog | Subscribe Here For E-Newsletters | Ken's Wine Reviews & Ratings
Advertising | Contact Us | Site Map | Disclaimer