Adelsheim Pinot Noir Elizabeth's Reserve
32 Ratings
Detail
32 Ratings
Adelsheim Pinot Noir Elizabeth's Reserve

Wine Details

Vineyard

Adelsheim

Varietal

Pinot Noir

Style

Red

Winemaker's Notes

Adelsheim first used the name "Elizabeth's Reserve" in 1986 to designate the blend of the best barrels of Pinot Noir. For a dozen intervening vintages, it designated a single vineyard wine, but since 2000, "Elizabeth's Reserve" has again been a "best of winery" reserve – the best barrels from the best lots due to the coming of age of estate vineyards. With many lots, representing different soil types, clones, site climates, fermenter sizes, and barrel characteristics, winemaker Dave Paige must pu...

Vineyard

Adelsheim

Varietal

Pinot Noir

Style

Red

Adelsheim first used the name "Elizabeth's Reserve" in 1986 to designate the blend of the best barrels of Pinot Noir. For a dozen intervening vintages, it designated a single vineyard wine, but since 2000, "Elizabeth's Reserve" has again been a "best of winery" reserve – the best barrels from the best lots due to the coming of age of estate vineyards. With many lots, representing different soil types, clones, site climates, fermenter sizes, and barrel characteristics, winemaker Dave Paige must pu...

Expert Reviews
  • Wine Advocate