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2009 Rodney Strong Vineyards Pinot Noir Russian River Valley
15 Ratings
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15 Ratings
2009 Rodney Strong Vineyards Pinot Noir Russian River Valley

Wine Description

Supple in texture, with rose petal and red fruit aromas, this lively, medium bodied wine is aged entirely in small French oak barrels, which adds a subtle, toasty vanilla character and a hint of spice. Ideal for current enjoyment, this pinot noir will hold nicely over the next 2 to 4 years.

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Supple in texture, with rose petal and red fruit aromas, this lively, medium bodied wine is aged entirely in small French oak barrels, which adds a subtle, toasty vanilla character and a hint of spice. Ideal for current enjoyment, this pinot noir will hold nicely over the next 2 to 4 years.

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    tolm28

    very dry & light.

    almost 3 years
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    jjwintah

    low tanin, rich red fruit, slightly acidic dry finish

    about 2 years
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    geoffritchie

    yummy wine had at Barb and Dennis' place

    almost 2 years
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    patrickjdv

    nice. good bargain

    over 2 years
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    jess_dawn06

    light, not too dry

    almost 2 years
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    michael.sheaffer

    dry and light

    about 3 years
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    jen123

    like

    29 days
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  • Wine Enthusiast
    Made in a leaner, drier, lighter style than most Russian River Pinots, but the elegance and complexity are very attractive. Shows a white pepper and herbal note to the sour cherry candy fruit, and is balanced with perfect acidity. A beautiful wine to accompany, not overwhelm, fine foods.
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