2005 Prodigal Wines Sta. Rita Hills Pinot Noir

14.5% alc. 275 cases. This is a blend of grapes from the estate Quinta Santa Rosa Vineyard and Wädenswil clone 2A from Rio Vista Vineyard. Aging was in a mixture of new and neutral French oak barrels (made in the USA by World Cooperage of Missouri) for 12-16 months. · This is a polished wine with delicate cherry, tea, and pepper flavors. Tannins are reigned in, and it finishes with a tangy acidic edge. Reviewed March 5, 2007

Winery: Prodigal Wines
From article: Prodigal Wines: A Work in Progress