8 Ratings
Gainey Vineyard Pinot Noir Limited Selection Sta. Rita Hills

Wine Details


Pinot Noir



Winemaker's Notes

(From 1990 Vintage) This is a straightforward, pleasant, fruit forward bottle of wine that is so easy to drink, you might be surprised when the bottle is empty before the first course is finished.In the nose scents of sweet, black raspberries dominate, but a hint of french oak and a pinch of dried flowers and sage compliment the fruit component. In the mouth the wine is medium to light-bodied, with flavors of blackberries and strawberries. The tannins are mild, yet there are just enough to fill out the texture. The ...

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  • Wine & Spirits
    (From 2005 Vintage) Rating: 86/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 02/08
  • Wine Spectator
    (From 1990 Vintage) Rating: 87/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 09/15/99
  • Wine Enthusiast
    (From 1990 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast