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10 Ratings
Escarpment Pinot Noir

Wine Details

Vineyard

Escarpment

Varietal

Pinot Noir

Style

Red

Wine Description

(2006 Vintage) "Good dark red with ruby highlights. Piercing aromas of blackberry, raspberry, sandalwood and pungent herbs. Sweet, spicy and downright sexy, with lovely inner-mouth floral lift to complicate the raspberry fruit. Finishes long, with dusty, suave tannins and enticing mineral bite. With its terrific lift and energy, this reminded me of a top grower Beaujolais from the outstanding 2005 vintage." Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar 90 Points

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine & Spirits
    (2006 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 02/08.
  • Wine Spectator
    (2011 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/15/2014
  • Robert Parker
    (2011 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 04/30/2013
  • International Wine Cellar
    (2006 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by International Wine Cellar.
  • James Suckling
    (2013 Vintage)