Vineyard: Bush

AppellationRussian River Valley
Dates Planted1998, 1999
LocationNorthwest of Santa Rosa, CA.
SoilsHuachita loam
VarietiesPinot Noir

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2014 Ernest Vineyards The Artist Bush Vineyard Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir

12.5% alc., 131 cases, $55. From a 12-acre vineyard planted in 2012 and developed for a select set of Dutton Ranch clients including Ernest. The vineyard is located in the Green Valley of the Russian River Valley AVA. Calera selection harvested at 22.0º average Brix. Aged 10 months in French oak barrels, 40% new. · Moderately dark reddish purple color in the glass. Glorious aromas of dark cherry reduction sauce and spice emerge over time in the glass. Very satisfying in the mouth, with mid weight flavors of black cherry, savory herbs, cola and subtle oak. Sleek tannins with a silky texture, and an exceptionally long and generous finish. An impeccably balanced wine that won me over. Score: 93. Reviewed October 19, 2016 WINERY » ARTICLE »

2003 Skewis Bush Vineyard Russian River Valley Pinot Noir

182 cases, $42. Bush Vineyard is located just northwest of Santa Rosa. The site has cooling summer fog which often persists into the late morning. The vines are clone 115 planted in 1998. · Enticing aromas of cooked cherries, spice and cinnamon. Red fruits, herbs, rhubarb and mushrooms are featured on the palate. This is a lighter-bodied sensuous wine with subtle chewy oak tannins and lively acidity on the clean finish. Needs food. Reviewed June 5, 2006 WINERY »