(2001 Vintage) Byron Pinot Noir Santa Maria Valley is a beautiful reflection of this year’s superb vintage conditions and a rewarding payback for our uncompromising winegrowing practices. Rich aromas of dark cherry fruit are accented by hints of tobacco, chocolate and spice. On the palate, the wine reveals ripe Pinot Noir flavors in a firm structure with fully developed, silky tannins. The richly textured mouthfeel continues to unfold with a pleasing lift of natural acidity and a long, plush finish.Alcohol: 14....
Robert Parker(2012 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 08/21/2014