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Calera Mills Vineyard Pinot Noir Mt. Harlan

Wine Details

Vineyard

Calera Wine

Varietal

Pinot Noir

Style

Red

Wine Description

(2003 Vintage) "Bright intensity" describes the color, aroma and flavor of the 2000 Mills Pinot Noir. Sweet red fruit aromas of strawberry and cherry are enhanced with notes of cedary spice, black pepper and oak. This big-bodied wine displays a wonderful balance of fruit, smooth tannin, and unctuous texture. While delightful now, this wine will continue to develop and should age beautifully for at least ten years. Calera's Mt. Harlan Vineyards are located in the Gavilan Mountains 25 miles east of the Monterey B...

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Spectator
    (2001 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 07/31/05.
  • Robert Parker
    (2009 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 08/01/2005
  • Burghound
    (2000 Vintage) Rating: 86/100 - As reviewed by Burghound in Issue 19, Jul 01, 2005.
  • Wine Spectator
    (2000 Vintage) Rating: 86/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 11/15/04.
  • Wine Advocate
    (2000 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate.