VOLUME 9, ISSUE 50
November 21, 2014
ARTICLES IN THIS ISSUE:
Bouchaine Vineyards: A Winery Steeped in Carneros History On the Pinot Trail: Tasting at Bouchaine Vineyards Sips of Recently Tasted California Pinot Noir Sips of Recently Tasted Oregon Pinot Noir Heart & Hands Wine Company Sips of Recently Tasted California Chardonnays Pinot Briefs Kevin Zraly Windows on the World Complete Wine Course
Amici translates in Italian as "friends." The winery was founded in 1991 by a group of friends. It is located in Rutherford in the Napa Valley.
Several varietals are produced including a Pinot Noir from Mendocino County since 2003. The winemaker is Beaulieu veteran, Joel Aiken, who is also an owner.
The wine is sold online.
Articles About Amici Cellars
2012 Olema Sonoma County Pinot Noir
13.2% alc., $20. From Amici Cellars. Olema means “coyote” in Miwok and honors the Miwok Americans who called Sonoma County home. · Moderate reddish purple color in the glass. Aromas of black cherry, spice and toast lead to middleweight flavors of black cherry, black raspberry, cola and spice. Good richness on the mid palate with some finishing intensity. Modest tannins and easy drinkability. Score: 88. Reviewed October 6, 2014 ARTICLE »
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