2006 Kutch McDougall Ranch Vineyard Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir

14.3% alc., 90 cases, $48 The McDougall plantings are 3.4 miles inland from the Pacific Ocean at 935 feet. 25% whole cluster. Aged on the lees for 16 months with no new oak. · Moderately light in color. Red cherries and brown spices on the nose. Lighter-styled, with red fruit profile, herbal notes and graham. Lively acidity. Still reserved from bottling. Reviewed April 7, 2008

Winery: Kutch Wines
From article: Pinots from the Edge