Posts tagged: Pinot Noir

Russell Bevan does it again, this man is on a mission

Addax is a high-end, boutique wine project owned by Josh Peeples. The wines are crafted by ace-winemaker extraordinaire Russell Bevan – probably one of the most sought-after winemakers in the US today. Josh is also part the owner of Chateau Boswell, which sadly burned down during the awful 2020 wine country fire. I am trying […]

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Paul Hobbs disciple’s HOT new Pinot from “Grand Cru” grower

Brycen Hill runs the vineyard operations for Paul Hobbs, and recently started his own label called Keltom Roots in appreciation of all that has formed and enhanced his life.  The Keltom Roots name is portmanteau of Brycen’s parents’ names: Kelly and Tom (pronounced kel·tum).  The  label features an illustration of an organism in field guide-style […]

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95 Point, Value & Finessed Pinot

Gary and Rosella Franscioni started ROAR Wines with the knowledge that Pinot Noir had a shining future in the Santa Lucia Highlands, and a dream that their farming know-how would translate amazing grapes into amazing wines. Rosella’s Vineyard was planted on their home ranch in 1996, followed by Garys’ Vineyard in 1997 in partnership with […]

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95 Point, Tiny Production Pinot Gem

This is the fourth release from this hot little winery that will dazzle you both in taste as well as cost!  The Hundred Suns winery is still very much under the “horizon” but not for long.  Grant Coulter, a California native traveled the world after receiving his enology degree.  He worked harvest with the best […]

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A 96 Point Cali Pinot Gem & Sea Smoke neighbor

A childhood dream, let’s hook up when we are all grown up and start a winery together. That is the story of two brothers (John & Steve Dragonette) and their good buddy Brandon Sparks-Gillis. They teamed up to pursue their live-long dream to make wine. While working at wineries like Sine Qua Non, Torbreck, Fiddlehead […]

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LAST CALL FOR PAUL LATOS 97-100 POINT RATED WINES!

  The 2018 vintage is probably one of the best, if not “THE” best ever! Astonishing quality, but as always very small quantities.  I am very excited about the ADDITIONS of the new Hyde Vineyard Chardonnay and Pinot Noir to Paul’s ever-expanding portfolio! If Hyde’s vineyard would be located in Burgundy, it would for sure […]

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Sublime 96-100 Point Dumol “Designated Vineyards” Offerings, THEIR BEST RELEASE EVER!

Time flies, as this is the 23nd  release of DUMOL!  I remember meeting Kerry Murphy way back when he started DuMOL and tasting through the first bottles of what has now turned into a real success story.  The “Designated” releases are always something special, and this year is no different.  Andy Smith rolled up his […]

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COHO’S NEW Pinot & Headwater Cabernet Blend just arrived = FREE SHIPPING

Coho 2016 Headwater “Bordeaux Blend” Napa Valley GGWC 57.99  FREE SHIPPING on 12 Use code COHO during checkout OK to mix & match with other Coho wines Winemaker Notes: “Rich, and fruit forward, the blackberry and plum flavors announce themselves upon palate entry, while nuances of lightly roasted coffee beans and baking spices are revealed […]

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Jeff Pisoni’s “FINEST” Lucia Garys Pinot EVER – 96 POINTS

The Pisoni family has been farming Monterey County soil since the turn of the 19th century, when their ancestors immigrated to California. In 1951, Eddie and Jane Pisoni founded Pisoni Farms, a commercial produce operation in the Salinas Valley. They purchased land in 1979 high above the valley floor to graze cattle. At the time, […]

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THE BEST NAPA PINOT FOR YOUR BUCK & FREE SHIPPING TOO!

  Byron Kosuge has been making wine for over 3 decades now. He honed his skills at various great wineries in California and France.  While working in Carneros he befriended two guys who ran a vineyard management company.  When they planted a small vineyard next to their work shop, Byron came up with the name […]

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