2017 Cuvaison Napa Valley Los Carneros Pinot Noir

14.0% alc., pH 3.74, TA 0.54, $42. Aged 11 months in French oak barrels, 33% new. · Moderate garnet color in the glass. Dark berry and plum aromas lead to a mid weighted wine with a core of earthy dark berry fruits accented with hints of mushroom and spice. Round and polished in the mouth, with restrained tannins, a complimentary hint of oak and some finishing boldness. A well-crafted, solid wine. Score: 90. Reviewed April 16, 2019

Winery: Cuvaison Winery
From article: Recently Tasted California Wines