MacMurray Ranch Pinot Noir Central Coast
183 Ratings
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183 Ratings
MacMurray Ranch Pinot Noir Central Coast

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Wine Description

(From 2011 Vintage) A light but nonetheless attractive Pinot Noir for drinking now. While it has little depth or complexity, it’s likable for the silky texture and soft, approachable cherry, cola, rhubarb and green tomato flavors.

Winemaker's Notes

Wine Spectator Review Rated 89 Ripe, floral, perfumed aromas of black cherry and raspberry are pure and zesty. Full-bodied, balanced and delicate, showing just the right touch of acidity and tannins, with pleasant mineral and earth notes. Drink now through 2012. Wine Tasting Notes MacMurray Ranch Central Coast Pinot Noir possesses an expressive fruit character, exhibiting bright aromas of blue and red fruits of cherry, ripe blueberries and dark current. The flavors are melded together with earthy read more...Wine Spectator Review Rated 89 Ripe, floral, perfumed aromas of black cherry and raspberry are pure and zesty. Full-bodied, balanced and delicate, showing just the right touch of acidity and tannins, with pleasant mineral and earth notes. Drink now through 2012. Wine Tasting Notes MacMurray Ranch Central Coast Pinot Noir possesses an expressive fruit character, exhibiting bright aromas of blue and red fruits of cherry, ripe blueberries and dark current. The flavors are melded together with earthy notes, balanced perfectly with the nuance of sweet vanilla from the oak aging. (hide)

Wine Spectator Review Rated 89 Ripe, floral, perfumed aromas of black cherry and raspberry are pure and zesty. Full-bodied, balanced and delicate, showing just the right touch of acidity and tannins, with pleasant mineral and earth notes. Drink now through 2012. Wine Tasting Notes MacMurray Ranch Central Coast Pinot Noir possesses an expressive fruit character, exhibiting bright aromas of blue and red fruits of cherry, ripe blueberries and dark current. The flavors are melded together with earthy read more...Wine Spectator Review Rated 89 Ripe, floral, perfumed aromas of black cherry and raspberry are pure and zesty. Full-bodied, balanced and delicate, showing just the right touch of acidity and tannins, with pleasant mineral and earth notes. Drink now through 2012. Wine Tasting Notes MacMurray Ranch Central Coast Pinot Noir possesses an expressive fruit character, exhibiting bright aromas of blue and red fruits of cherry, ripe blueberries and dark current. The flavors are melded together with earthy notes, balanced perfectly with the nuance of sweet vanilla from the oak aging. (hide)

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    light bodied, smooth, good but no wow, would drink again

    over 2 years
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    skunky to me

    about 5 years
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  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    Starting out with a deeper and more interesting nose than its Central Coast sibling, this bottling smells of vanilla, caramel and ripe berries, but, on the palate, it shows a bit of the same bony stiffness beneath its slightly richer fruit and finishes a bit curtly as that fruit fades.
  • Robert Parker