2014 Sarah’s Vineyard Santa Cruz Mountains Pinot Noir

14.6% alc., 345 cases $38. Sourced from Veranda Vineyard. Winemaker is Tim Slater. Aged 11 months in French oak barrels, 25% new. · Moderately light reddish purple color in the glass. Aromas of red cherry, strawberry, and sandalwood lead to a mid weight style wine with very tasty flavors of red cherry and strawberry with an oak overlay in the background. Nicely composed with silky tannins and juicy fruit flavors in a forward drinking style that aims to please. Score: 90. Reviewed June 19, 2016

Winery: Sarah’s Vineyard
From article: Sips of Recently Tasted California Pinot Noir