2010 Flowers Camp Meeting Ridge Estate Vineyard Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir

14.0% alc., $70. Calera, Swan, Dijon, W├Ądenswil and Pommard clones. Schist, shale and sandstone soils. 1200 to 1400 feet elevation. Yields 1.89 tons per acre. 100% de-stemmed. Aged 16 months in 57% new French oak barrels. · Medium reddish-purple color in the glass. Clean aromas of black cherries, black raspberries, dark strawberries, clove spice and smoky oak. The flavors replicate the aromas in a middleweight offering that has balanced tannins, and an appealingly soft and smooth mouth feel. Picks up interest over time in the glass. Good (+). Reviewed December 8, 2012

Winery: Flowers Vineyard & Winery
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