2014 Joseph Jewell Bucher Vineyard Russian River Valley Pinot Noir

13.7% alc., pH 3.62, TA 0.57, 75 cases, $45. Clones 777 and Pommard 5. 100% de-stemmed, aged 10 months in French oak barrels, 33% new. Bottled unfined and unfiltered. · Moderate reddish purple color in the glass. A highly individualistic wine that displays the typical scent and flavor of guaiacol and mulch associated with this vineyard. The wine is centered around a black cherry flavored core in a silky and elegantly style with gentle tannins and impressive length on the finish. Beautifully crafted in a harmonious fashion. Score: 92. Reviewed February 25, 2017

Winery: Joseph Jewell Wines
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