Bread & Butter Wines

California Pinot Noir

8.758 ratings
8.12 pro ratings
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
Nicole Thompson

Very light, kind of grape-y. Not a huge Pinot fan usually but this wasn't bad!

Very light, kind of grape-y. Not a huge Pinot fan usually but this wasn't bad!

3 people found it helpfulAug 13th, 2014
Peter J.

Tastes like syrah

Tastes like syrah

Jun 25th, 2014
Mason Balistreri

Sommelier, International Wine Guild; Balistreri Vineyard; Sales, Joy Wine and Spirits

8.2

Good acid and sort of black pepper, gamy note

Good acid and sort of black pepper, gamy note

Mar 8th, 2014
Leon Hayward

Love the taste and smoothness of this PN. I have been putting all the PN's I have up against this one.

Love the taste and smoothness of this PN. I have been putting all the PN's I have up against this one.

Jul 3rd, 2016
Emily C

Medium bodied with vanilla and black pepper. Well balanced Pinot noir.

Medium bodied with vanilla and black pepper. Well balanced Pinot noir.

Mar 6th, 2015
Eugene Walker

Meh

Dec 23rd, 2014
Tom Hyland Robertson

Fruitier Meiomi-like Pinot. Easy and smooth.

Fruitier Meiomi-like Pinot. Easy and smooth.

Nov 26th, 2014
Rachel Digiulio

Good for price and got 92 Pts!

Good for price and got 92 Pts!

Oct 22nd, 2014
Josh Kleinman

Smooth with acid

Smooth with acid

Sep 10th, 2014
Russell Goodman

SAMs birthday wine
8/13/14

SAMs birthday wine
8/13/14

Aug 14th, 2014