Auteur Pinot Noir, Sonoma Coast, Sonoma Coast, 2018

Auteur Pinot Noir, Sonoma Coast, Sonoma Coast, 2018

Regular price $64.95 Sale price $75.00

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Overview of the Wine

~DISTINCT WINES CRAFTED WITH AUTHENTICITY~

"We strive for excellence to create pure, profound and authentic wines. We value the inherent traditions of the old world while integrating the freshness and vitality of our new world roots. We celebrate the season of our coastal vineyards that connect the taste of the sea and the soil from Mendocino, Sonoma, Napa and Willamette Valley. We are committed to the best farming practices and work with a fierce community of passionate wine growers, chefs, wine collectors, and dedicated clientele."

Dijon & Pommard Clones
Sonoma Coast AVA
Organic & Sustainable Farming
Native Co-Fermentation
Aged 15 Months
71% New French Cooperage
14.6% Alc By Vol
325 Cases Produced

Grape / Blend
Pinot Noir

Origin
Carneros, California

Tasting Notes
Luxuriant, intense red cherries, raspberries and graphite deeply flavored, concentrated and well-structured with the voluptuous core of wild blackberry compote, saddle leather spiced with red peppercorn, coriander, and fresh lavender. Full-bodied with bright fruit that's pure and persistent.

Blended from the strengths of three Pinot-dominant sub-appellations throughout Sonoma's coast, Gaps Crown Vineyard of Petaluma Gap, Labyrinth Vineyard of the Russian River and Attune Vineyard in Carneros. Crafting a wine that is a unique portal to the complexity of the sharp topography and diverse micro-climates that champion our Sonoma Coast.

94 Points - Wine Spectator

95 Points- Ian Blackburn

Showcase fruit, deep, dark, showing high standards and technical prowess.  Saturation from rim to rim...depth without evidence of over extraction, rich texture and mouthfeel, bold Pinot Noir from exceptional sites translates into pleasure, richness, flesh and intensity.  Grilled mushrooms, dry-aged meats, bold exotic cherry, cream caramel and orange peel on the rim...this is a hedonistic Pinot effort.

Product size: 750ml

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