Posts tagged: Pinot Noir

6 Barrel Pinot Noir Special

Furthermore 2012 Pinot Noir “Gloria” Russian River Valley Retail $45.00 – GGWC $42.99 ~ FREE SHIPPING on 6+ Use code FURTH12PNG upon checkout Only 6 barrels or 164 cases of this single vineyard were produced.  The wine has amazing color and aromas.  From the get go you’ll encounter fragrant notes of red and black fruit, […]

DuMol Scores Big! 97 Points!

Dear Friends, Hot of the press, some BIG scores for our friends from DuMOL! Hurry, I don’t have many!  First come, First Served! Click on the links below for tasting notes and pricing info!! DUMOL 2012 “ESTATE” PINOT NOIR RUSSIAN RIVER VALLEY – 97 POINTS DUMOL 2012 “EDDIE’S PATCH” SYRAH – RUSSIAN RIVER VALLEY 96 POINTS DUMOL […]

A Must Have Pinot Noir!

This highly coveted vineyard sits high above the Anderson Valley floor – this rocky, wind and fog-swept source continues to impress. The warmer 2012 vintage created a more playful and approachable version than its colder 2011 counterpart (which is just now coming around). While each vintage is unique, there is a common style that is undeniably Cerise – a […]

Wednesday May 6th, 2015 in , , , , , | No Comments »

The Pinot Noir of the Month

Gavin Chanin, who was named one of FORBES’ “30 under 30” in Food and Wine and a “Winemaker to Watch” by San Francisco Chronicle, began his winemaking career as a harvest intern at Au Bon Climat and Qupé, under the tutelage of winemakers Jim Clendenen and Bob Lindquist, working his way up to assistant winemaker […]

Wednesday April 22nd, 2015 in , , , , , | No Comments »

300 case Producer wins blind tasting

In a recent blind tasting of 2012 Pinot Noirs, a small 300 case producer turned some heads!  Our line-up incluced: AP Vin “Rosella” (94 Parker) Rhys “Skyline” (95 Galloni) Ojai “Fe Ciega” (94 Galloni) Argot (94 Parker) The Hilt (94 Galloni) Pisoni “Estate” (96 Parker) Melville “Estate” (94 Galloni) North by Alban (94+ Galloni) Talley […]

Friday April 3rd, 2015 in , , , , | No Comments »

95 Point rated, Blind Tasting Winner

In a recent blind tasting our panel of 12 tasters paired some big names, high scoring wines against some unknown or lesser knows producers. The result, shocking! The line-up included: Argot “Estate” (94 Parker) Paul Hobbs “Katherine Lindsay” (94 Parker) By Farr “Sangreal” (95 Parker) Capiaux “Wilson” (94 Galloni) Martinelli “3 Sisters” (93 Galloni) Aubert […]

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Remarkable 53 case production Pinot Noir

Another limited production release crafted by Paul Hobbs for Harry Walker’s Walker Station winery. Only 2 barrels of this limited produced wine will see the light of day!  Sourced from the stunning Walker Station Ranch, this limited produced wine is a commemoration to Harry Walker’s Grandmother Bertha J. who played an integral role in Harry’s life.  A little more […]

Blind Tasting Pinot Winner!

Our first blind tasting of the year had to start on a mellow note, so we decided on Pinot Noir.  We lined up some great wines and the result was interesting The line-up included: Etude AP Vin (Rosella) The Hilt Siduri (Sebastiano) Pisoni Kosta Browne (Gap’s Crown) Kanzler Talley Rosemary Patz & Hall (Gap’s Crown) […]

Wednesday January 14th, 2015 in , , , , , | No Comments »

Sin-Qua-Non at a discount

Sanguis winery is not a knock-off or copycat of Sine-Qua-Non, but I would say that their quality and zest are in the same realm.  One more positive note, these wines are less expensive and I can offer you some quantity!  Mattias has been crafting his wines for years in a similar fashion and has created a […]

Pinot of the Year!

Ken Wright grew up in Bourbon country (Kentucky). While waiting tables to put himself through school, Ken was exposed to fine wines from regions around the world. The passion became avocation when Ken left the Bluegrass State to attend enology and viticulture classes at UC-Davis. Eight years were spent winemaking Talbott Vineyards in CA. Friends from […]