VOLUME 9, ISSUE 24
May 5, 2013
ARTICLES IN THIS ISSUE:
Cork Dork Etude: Inspired Wines of the Carneros the Gardener: Got Organic Grapes? Bravium: Relish the Acidity Rivers-Marie: 2010 & 2011 Reflect the Challenges of Farming on the Edge Dunstan Wines from Durell Vineyard Foursight Wines: Family Excels with Pinot COBB Wines: No Wine Before Its Time Sips of Pinot: Wines Tasted Recently Rosé and Chardonnay: Recently Sampled Wines Pinot Briefs
Maple Creek Winery
Maple Creek Winery, Ranch and Vineyards is owned by partners Linda Stutz and Tom Rodrigues. The estate consists of 180 acres. The vineyard consists of 12 acres of Chardonnay, Merlot and Symphony. A second label, Artevina, includes wines produced from grapes sourced in Mendocino County, in some cases combined with estate grapes.
The consulting winemaker is Kerry Damskey.
Articles About Maple Creek Winery
2009 Artevino (Maple Creek Winery) Anderson Valley Pinot Noir
14.8% alc., pH 3.64, TA 0.37, 150 cases, $26. Released April 1, 2011. Grapes from the Greenwood Ridge Vineyard. · Moderate reddish-purple color in the glass. Aromas of black cherries, graham and spice. Rich, earth-kissed black cherry core with oak in the background, mild tannins and a touch of warming alcohol peaking out on the finish. Lacks an acid grip. Decent. Reviewed July 1, 2011 ARTICLE »
PRINCE OF PINOT |
PinotFile ARCHIVE |
ABOUT THE PRINCE |
PINOT WINERY DIRECTORY
TRAVEL ALONG THE PINOT TRAIL | PINOT FESTIVALS | PODCASTS AND VIDEO | TESTIMONIALS | GRAPE RADIO | LINKS
© 2003-2011 Rusty Gaffney MD | Contact the Prince: Prince@PrinceOfPinot.com