2012 Bouchaine Estate Vineyard Terraces Carneros Pinot Noir

13.8% alc., pH 3.60, TA 0.55, 599 cases, $60. Released November 2014. Dijon clones 667 and 777. Aged 11 months in 40% new French oak. · Shy aromas of black fruits and black tea leaves. Earthy with middleweight flavors of blueberry, pomegranate and blackberry. A distinct wine that builds in intensity over time in the glass. The finish is intense and long. Very good +. Reviewed November 19, 2014

Winery: Bouchaine Vineyards
From article: On the Pinot Trail: Tasting at Bouchaine Vineyards