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California Pinot Noir

8.7175 ratings
8.53 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
Scott Poore

Easy going mellow fruit flavor. Drink slightly chilled

Easy going mellow fruit flavor. Drink slightly chilled

1 person found it helpfulMar 24th, 2016
Brendan Collins

Excellent. Oak and black pepper on the nose. Light body, fruity and peppery. Oak backbone. Some vanilla on the finish.

Excellent. Oak and black pepper on the nose. Light body, fruity and peppery. Oak backbone. Some vanilla on the finish.

1 person found it helpfulJan 5th, 2016
Boris Mathiszik

Tasting at Epoch. Nice Pinot. At second tasting on 4/9 I noticed very interesting Vanilla notes.

Tasting at Epoch. Nice Pinot. At second tasting on 4/9 I noticed very interesting Vanilla notes.

Feb 27th, 2015
Daniel Stevens

Surprising full body for a pinot noir...

Surprising full body for a pinot noir...

Jul 25th, 2016
Nicole Ocasio

Not a fan of pinot noir but this one was quite enjoyable

Not a fan of pinot noir but this one was quite enjoyable

Apr 30th, 2016
Kristin Trapp

Not my absolute favorite Pinot, more acidic and peppery

Not my absolute favorite Pinot, more acidic and peppery

Apr 19th, 2016
Jordan Braunstein

Very drinkable, good pre-dinner. Hint of vanilla at the end.

Very drinkable, good pre-dinner. Hint of vanilla at the end.

Feb 12th, 2016
Kristen Schott

I really enjoyed this. Well-rounded flavors, with some smoke and red fruits. Lovely.

I really enjoyed this. Well-rounded flavors, with some smoke and red fruits. Lovely.

Jan 31st, 2016
Madeleine Pitts

Very light

Very light

Jan 16th, 2016
Chas Worley

Excellent Pinot out of Napa. Was not expecting that. Floral with a hint of vanilla at the finish. Nice long legs.

Excellent Pinot out of Napa. Was not expecting that. Floral with a hint of vanilla at the finish. Nice long legs.

Jan 3rd, 2016