Category Archives: Pinot Noir

Landmark Vineyard Grand Detour Pinot Sonoma Coast 2011

$24.99 Sonoma, California PLCB Code# 32885 Landmark’s 2011 Pinot Noir Grand Detour shows lovely energy and centeredness in its dark red fruit, flowers, cloves and menthol. A rich, enveloping Pinot, the 2011 Grand Detour possesses gorgeous depth, especially for the … Continue reading

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Chateau St. Jean Sonoma Pinot Noir 2010

$13.99 Sonoma Valley, California PLCB Code# 32880 The 2010 Pinot Noir is a plump, juicy wine loaded with fruit. Floral, spiced notes wrap around the generous finish. This is about as good a Pinot Noir as readers will find anywhere … Continue reading

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Cristom Eola-Amity Hills Pinot Noir Eileen Vineyard 2010

 $47.99 PLCB Code# 39261 Available   Named Best New World Red by Steven Spurrier of Decanter Magazine, who writes: “One of Oregon’s Willamette Valley Pinot growers-sustainably farmed and with minimum cellar intervention to produce vigorous wines with great purity and … Continue reading

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Sachet Pinot Noir 2009

 $12.99 Monterey, California Chairman’s Selection PLCB CODE# 32798   Curvaceous and tempered even further with cocoa-covered blueberries, acidity offers a dainty kiss of oak. 90 points Publisher’s Pick Tasting Panel Magazine, Dec 2012   It’s a decent Pinot Noir for … Continue reading

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Amisfield Pinot Noir Central Otago 2008

$29.99 New Zealand PLCB Code# 18699 Lithe and inviting, offering a harmonious style that balances cherry, plum and fresh fig flavors against fine tannins and lively balance. Drink now through 2017. 7,000 cases made. –HS 93 Points Wine Spectator May … Continue reading

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Lange Pinot Noir 2010

$25.99 Willamette Valley, Oregon PLCB Code# 46052 The regular Willamette bottling of 2010 Pinot Noir reflects 13 vineyard sources – encompassing all of the sub-A.V.A.s except McMinnville – in addition to some material from the Langes’ estate. Jellied elderberry and … Continue reading

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90+ Cellars Lot 31 Pinot Noir 2009

$14.99 Carneros, California PLCB Code# 3735 On the nose this wine exhibits aromas of dried cherries, vanilla bean and strawberry with just a hint of cedar and dried tobacco. Rich flavors of wild berry, huckleberry and fresh earth unfold to … Continue reading

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Frei Brothers Reserve Russian River Valley Pinot Noir 2009

$21.99 Russian River Valley, Sonoma, California PLCB Code #8141 The successful as well as fairly priced 2009 Pinot Noir is a 100% Pinot Noir from Russian River vineyards owned by Gallo. It offers copious aromas of strawberries, rhubarb, cherries, root … Continue reading

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Brancott Estate Pinot Noir 2010

$14.99 Marlborough, New Zealand PLCB Code# 4045 With aromas of ripe cherry and plum, accentuated with spice and savory highlights, the style of this wine is typical of fruit-driven Pinot Noir originating from our premium Marlborough vineyards. It has a … Continue reading

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Saxon Brown Pinot Noir Durell Vineyard Hayfield Block 2008

$32.99 Sonoma , California PLCB Code# 38866 Intense, rich and vibrant, with a tight, concentrated mix of tart cherry, rhubarb, red plum and red licorice. Full-bodied, aromatic, firm and focused, finishing with a dash of cola and pleasantly earthy tannins. … Continue reading

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