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Ancien Wines

Owner(s) Ken Bernards
Web site www.ancienwines.com
 
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Owner/winemaker Ken Bernards has produced reliably excellent Pinot Noirs under this label since 1992. He has consulted on a number of other labels including Donum Estate and Matetic in Chile. He produces 3,500 cases of wine from purchased grapes. The winery is at 4047 E Third Ave, Napa. The phone is 707-255-3908. The wines are sold through a mailing list, a tasting room and limited retail distribution.

Reviewed Wines

2007 Ancien Haynes Vineyard Dijon 115

Similar aromas as Haynes, but more restrained. Darker in color, darker fruit profile, more linear, more tannic. Reviewed March 23, 2008 ARTICLE »

2007 Ancien Haynes Vineyard Martini Clone

Fragrant, confected cherry nose. Very attractive pure cherry fruit with a Jolly Rancher quality. Quite vibrant. Reviewed March 23, 2008 ARTICLE »