Posts tagged: Capiaux

Blind Tasting (Pinot Noir) winner!

Our last Pinot Noir Blind Tasting of year concluded with a surprise winner. We lined up the following great Pinots from California & Oregon: Brickhouse “Les Dijonnais” (95 Points) Morlet “Coteaux Nobles” (96 Points) Brewer Clifton “Hapgood” (95 Points) Rhys “Alpine” (95 Points) Liquid Farm “Spear” (95 Points) Kistler “Cuvee Natalie Silver Belt” (96 Points) […]

Tuesday December 3rd, 2019 in , , , , , | Comments Off on Blind Tasting (Pinot Noir) winner!

Capiaux… 97 point winemaker…. New releases

Capiaux Cellars Sean Capiaux the 97 Point winemaker (O’Shaughnessy/Capiaux) has just released a few amazing 2009 vintages of this Capiaux label; Chimera (92 Points) and Widdoes (94 Points).  Both wines are stunning and as it was the case in the past – very limited.   I also have a small amount of his 2008 Pisoni (94 […]

Wednesday May 18th, 2011 in , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Capiaux… 97 point winemaker…. New releases

Capiaux 2007 Pinot Noir, Pisoni Santa Lucia Highlands

Only 300 cases of this stunning wine were produced! The 2007 Capiaux Pisoni has a deep dark red color with a purple hue. Aromas of wild black raspberries, bittersweet chocolate, plum and roasted herbs wrapped in an intense, concentrated and full bodied wine with well integrated tannins. Robert Parker gives 94 Points  – “The 2007 […]

Friday July 23rd, 2010 in , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Capiaux 2007 Pinot Noir, Pisoni Santa Lucia Highlands

Capiaux 2008 Pinot Noir “Chimera” Sonoma

The Chimera is a blend of Hendricks (Sonoma Coast), Freestone & Widdoes (Russian River), Wilson Vineyard (Sonoma Coast) and Garys’ & Pisoni (Santa Lucia Highlands) vineyards. Only 500 cases were produced! “More beet root, black currant, plum, and cherry characteristics are found in the 2008 Pinot Noir Chimera Vineyard. With an attractive smoky earthiness, abundant […]

Thursday July 22nd, 2010 in , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Capiaux 2008 Pinot Noir “Chimera” Sonoma