2014 Dierberg Drum Canyon Vineyard Sta. Rita Hills Pinot Noir

13.7% alc., $52. Aged 14 months in French oak barrels, 20% new. · Moderately dark garnet color in the glass. Effusive aromas of black cherry and spice. Broad in the mouth with mid weight plus assortment of dark red and black stone fruit and berry flavors. Well-structured, with a good acid spine, admirable vibrancy, welcome integration of oak, and a lingering black cherry finish. Score: 93. Reviewed August 5, 2017

Winery: Dierberg Vineyards
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