Chalone Vineyard

Estate Grown Chalone Pinot Noir

8.93 ratings
8.91 pro ratings
Chalone, Central Coast, California, USA
Pinot Noir
Turkey, Vanilla & Caramel, Fruit & Berries, Exotic Spices, Salads & Greens, Pate, Potato, Tomato-Based, Chicken, Fruit Desserts, Quinoa, Farro, Brown Rice, White Rice, Pasta, Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Pungent Cheese, Squash & Root Vegetables, Goat & Feta Cheese, Cheddar & Gruyere, Sweet Potato, Yuca, Taro, Baking Spices, Chili & Hot Spicy, Nuts & Seeds, Soft Cheese, Salami & Prosciutto, Shellfish, Crab & Lobster, Quinoa, Shellfish, Sweet Potato
Top Notes For
Allison Lyzenga

Medium ruby; medium plus intensity aromas of red fruit, forest floor, potpourri, spice, violet, red plum; dry, medium plus acid, medium minus tannins, medium alcohol, medium body, medium plus intensity flavors, riper on palate, red apple skin, raspberry, cranberry cocktail

Medium ruby; medium plus intensity aromas of red fruit, forest floor, potpourri, spice, violet, red plum; dry, medium plus acid, medium minus tannins, medium alcohol, medium body, medium plus intensity flavors, riper on palate, red apple skin, raspberry, cranberry cocktail

Jul 5th, 2021
Chris Moskal

Tart blueberry on opening, but opened into leather, pepper, sage

Tart blueberry on opening, but opened into leather, pepper, sage

Jun 12th, 2021
Daniel Sullivan

Translucent vermilion.
Dark fruit nose.
Good acidity, velvet dusty tannin.
Needs another few years to develop in bottle.
Very promising.

Translucent vermilion.
Dark fruit nose.
Good acidity, velvet dusty tannin.
Needs another few years to develop in bottle.
Very promising.

Dec 22nd, 2020