To create our Sonoma county Pinot Noir we select fruit from vineyards in the Russian River Valley and Chalk Hill appellations. The Martinelli Vineyard provides depth and structure which is enhanced by bright cherry aromas and flavors from Warnecke and Windsor Oaks. Floral and spice characteristics are contr ibuted by Musetti Vineyard. Fifteen months in oak harmonizes these flavors, adding nutmeg and vanilla bouquet and lending suppleness to the palate. This balance is evident now and will allow t...
Connoisseurs' Guide to California WinesRating: 85/100 - As reviewed by Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines on Oct-06