Hirsch Vineyards

San Andreas Fault Pinot Noir

9.2321 ratings
9.4111 pro ratings
Sonoma Coast, Sonoma County, California, USA
Pinot Noir
Top Notes For
Chantal Forthun

Winemaker Flowers Vineyard & Winery

8.7

15% Mt Eden. Toasted marshmallow, pomegranate, violets, cream, watermelon rind. Juicy, course frontal tannin, perpetuating acidity, metallic

15% Mt Eden. Toasted marshmallow, pomegranate, violets, cream, watermelon rind. Juicy, course frontal tannin, perpetuating acidity, metallic

11 people found it helpfulApr 12th, 2014
Matt Ryan

Hospitality Director Big Basin Vineyards

Great energy, yet very swift. Crushed rock, maroon colored fruits and really refined tannins. After trying an '01 today, I'd definitely like to see this in 13 years.

Great energy, yet very swift. Crushed rock, maroon colored fruits and really refined tannins. After trying an '01 today, I'd definitely like to see this in 13 years.

8 people found it helpfulApr 12th, 2014
Jose Lopez

Amazing. Complex. Elegant. Smoky. Berry. Different every time I take a swig. One of my all time faves.

Amazing. Complex. Elegant. Smoky. Berry. Different every time I take a swig. One of my all time faves.

6 people found it helpfulJun 2nd, 2014
Greg Hirson

Corks and Barrels at Cork Supply USA

9.3

Lunch

Lunch

4 people found it helpfulMar 24th, 2014
Bradley Brown

Owner/Winemaker Big Basin Vineyards

Beautiful energy and depth

Beautiful energy and depth

3 people found it helpfulApr 14th, 2014
Ryan Mullins

"Appellations are only as good as the people making wine from them" jon Bonné

"Appellations are only as good as the people making wine from them" jon Bonné

3 people found it helpfulMar 5th, 2014
Amy Lutchen

Sommelier The Boarding House

10

Nice to come home to!

Nice to come home to!

3 people found it helpfulOct 29th, 2013
Chris Clifton

Finally got to drink it!! Best wine ever!!

Finally got to drink it!! Best wine ever!!

2 people found it helpfulMay 10th, 2014
Jeff Collins

Owner Peabody's Wine & Beer Merchants and Benchmark Provisions

9.0

Had this in a half bottle. A touch past prime. Still very pleasant.

Had this in a half bottle. A touch past prime. Still very pleasant.

1 person found it helpfulJul 5th, 2019
Perry Riddle

This is what pinot should taste like.

This is what pinot should taste like.

1 person found it helpfulOct 23rd, 2014