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Cambria Bench Break Pinot Noir

Wine Description

(2005 Vintage) Wine Enthusiast Review Rated 93 EDITORS CHOICE This is the best Pinot Noir at this price on the market. Easily. It's picture-perfect cool climate, absolutely dry and silky, with complex flavors of cherries, Mandarin orange, cola, pomegrantates, licorice and cinnamon spice, made even richer by smoky oak. Just lovely, and gets even better as it breathes in the glass. Wine Tasting Notes The Bench Break Vineyard Pinot Noir displays deep aromas of black cherries, red raspberries, cola and cinnamon read more...Wine Enthusiast Review Rated 93 EDITORS CHOICE This is the best Pinot Noir at this price on the market. Easily. It's picture-perfect cool climate, absolutely dry and silky, with complex flavors of cherries, Mandarin orange, cola, pomegrantates, licorice and cinnamon spice, made even richer by smoky oak. Just lovely, and gets even better as it breathes in the glass. Wine Tasting Notes The Bench Break Vineyard Pinot Noir displays deep aromas of black cherries, red raspberries, cola and cinnamon, accented by sweet vanilla and nutmeg. A silky textured mid-palate finishes with bright plum and toasty oak flavors and balanced acidity. Smooth, chalky tannins lead to a clean, lingering finish. (hide)

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  • Planet Grape
    (2013 Vintage) Bright, fresh, balanced and tart with notes of cranberry, raspberry, violet, rose, cedar and cinnamon.
  • Robert Parker
    (2011 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 08/20/2013