2009 Baxter Langley Vineyard Anderson Valley Pinot Noir

14.7% alc., pH 3.64, 150 cases, $45, released November 1, 2011. Planted exclusively to Martini clone in 1982. Native yeast fermentation. Aged 18 months in neutral French oak. · Moderately light reddish-purple color in the glass. Aromas of forest, moss, cranberry and red cherry. Soft and crisp in the mouth with spiced red cherry and raspberry flavors backed by supple tannins, finishing with some length. Very good. Reviewed June 24, 2012

Winery: Baxter Winery
From article: Anderson Noir Valley: Trade Tasting