Au Bon Climat

Bien Nacido Vineyard Pinot Noir

9.172 ratings
9.216 pro ratings
Santa Maria Valley, Central Coast, California, USA
Pinot Noir
Turkey, Game, Exotic Spices, Soft Cheese, Duck, Goose, Salads & Greens, Potato, Quinoa, Farro, Brown Rice, White Rice, Pasta, Herbs, Nuts & Seeds, Mushrooms, Chicken, Meaty & Oily Fish, Shellfish, Crab & Lobster, Stew, Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Salami & Prosciutto, Salmon, Quinoa, Shellfish
Top Notes For
Michael Chelus

Cherry, cranberry, raspberry, currant and oak. Good structure and soft tannins.

Cherry, cranberry, raspberry, currant and oak. Good structure and soft tannins.

May 29th, 2019
David L

Au Bon Climat Bien Nacido Vineyard. Pale Ruby in color . Plum, cherry, cranberry fruits. A touch of spice. Jim’s Pinot Noir’s are so nicely balanced. The wines generally age for 10/20 years. Priced right.

Au Bon Climat Bien Nacido Vineyard. Pale Ruby in color . Plum, cherry, cranberry fruits. A touch of spice. Jim’s Pinot Noir’s are so nicely balanced. The wines generally age for 10/20 years. Priced right.

Sep 7th, 2018
Michael Chelus

Cherry, raspberry, cranberry, rhubarb, loamy earth and oak. Good structure and velvety tannins.

Cherry, raspberry, cranberry, rhubarb, loamy earth and oak. Good structure and velvety tannins.

Sep 19th, 2017
Evan Keaschuk

Sour cherry, raspberry, beetroot, cinnamon, vanilla. Ripe and so fresh. 👍 to those doing it right

Sour cherry, raspberry, beetroot, cinnamon, vanilla. Ripe and so fresh. 👍 to those doing it right

1 person found it helpfulApr 17th, 2016
David L

Hold- 2019 👍

Hold- 2019 👍

Jun 20th, 2017
Jason Lede

cherry x spice x polished

cherry x spice x polished

Jun 7th, 2016
Mo Cherry

Well crafted, alcohol in check - waiting for my next allocation

Well crafted, alcohol in check - waiting for my next allocation

Jun 6th, 2015
Steve Bachmann

Feminine Chambolle-like

Feminine Chambolle-like

Mar 26th, 2014
Steve Bachmann

Raspberries, black fruit, elegant, smooth, midweight, floral overtones, sweet. Nice finish.

Raspberries, black fruit, elegant, smooth, midweight, floral overtones, sweet. Nice finish.

Dec 28th, 2013
Jasmine Hirsch

Sales & Marketing Hirsch Vineyards, founder In Pursuit of Balance

9.2

Great wines from ABC at the #IPOB pinot seminar!

Great wines from ABC at the #IPOB pinot seminar!

Feb 6th, 2013