(From 2006 Vintage) Sweet cherries are joined by a nice bit of vanilla bean oak in the direct and fairly ample aromas of this fully ripe and moderately extracted wine, and, while following the predicted path on the palat...
AUGUST 01, 2010 91 POINTS, Wine Enthusiast 2008 Pinot Noir, Carneros This is a very rich, fruity Pinot Noir, so if you like ripeness, you’ll love it. Floods the mouth with cherries, raspberries and strawberries, while 50% new French oak adds even richer notes of vanilla and buttered toast. It’s flamboyant now, and should be opened in the next 3-4 years. - Steve Heimoff
terrific. enjoyed in hotel after wine tasting