2009 Garnet Carneros Pinot Noir

13.77% alc., pH 3.67, $20, screw cap. · Moderately light reddish-purple color in the glass. Fruity aromas of strawberries, red currants and balsam. Has a cooked fruit and porto overtone. Oak-dominated dark plum and black raspberry fruit flavors with hints of dark chocolate and coffee, mild tannins and reasonable acidity. Decent. Reviewed June 24, 2012

Winery: Garnet Vineyards
From article: Along the Pinot Trail in California: Part 2 - North Coast & Other