16 Ratings
Merryvale Pinot Noir Carneros

Wine Details


Pinot Noir



Wine Description

(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...

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    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

    over 4 years
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    terrific. enjoyed in hotel after wine tasting

    about 3 years
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    about 3 years