Rochioli

West Block Pinot Noir

9.59 ratings
9.53 pro ratings
Russian River Valley, Sonoma County, 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
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9.1

cola sweetness pronounced after the HdB; still quite delicious

cola sweetness pronounced after the HdB; still quite delicious

Aug 3rd, 2020
Charlie Beatty

Buyer wineworksonline.com

9.8

Wow needed a hour to open, but when it did Awesome Pinot West Block 2013!! Loaded with great black fruits, layers of intense Berry flavors. Strong candidate for my Pinot of the year. CB 98

Wow needed a hour to open, but when it did Awesome Pinot West Block 2013!! Loaded with great black fruits, layers of intense Berry flavors. Strong candidate for my Pinot of the year. CB 98

Dec 27th, 2015
Charlie Beatty

Buyer wineworksonline.com

9.7

Wow just received my allocation of 2013's from J Rochioli. Awesome with rich plum and Gorgeous black fruits. Needed about 25 minutes to really express itself. Thanks to Tom and his Great Wife ! Met her at Wine Spec in NYC Marriott Marquis on Past Thursday! CB 97+

Wow just received my allocation of 2013's from J Rochioli. Awesome with rich plum and Gorgeous black fruits. Needed about 25 minutes to really express itself. Thanks to Tom and his Great Wife ! Met her at Wine Spec in NYC Marriott Marquis on Past Thursday! CB 97+

Oct 27th, 2015
James Gourley

Amazing wine. Maybe more savory than I’d expect from a rrv Pinot, but these are their oldest vines, so perhaps the terroir drives some of that.

Amazing wine. Maybe more savory than I’d expect from a rrv Pinot, but these are their oldest vines, so perhaps the terroir drives some of that.

Apr 19th, 2019
Betsy Schermer

Betsy had this 2 years ago

Betsy had this 2 years ago

Nov 18th, 2018
Olivia Orr

Olivia had this 5 years ago

Olivia had this 5 years ago

Dec 13th, 2015
Steph Beatty

Steph had this 5 years ago

Steph had this 5 years ago

Oct 27th, 2015