2012 Williams Selyem Weir Vineyard Yorkville Highlands Pinot Noir

13.8% alc., $58. · Moderate reddish purple color in the glass. Aromas of blackberry, spice, bark, expensive dark chocolate and smoky oak. Velvety on the palate, offering a burst of blackberry, black currant and boysenberry fruits backed by supple tannins. Tremendous polish with a crazy long finish featuring spicy and very juicy plum fruit. Score: 94. Reviewed December 10, 2014

Winery: Williams Selyem
From article: Sips of Recently Tasted California Pinot Noir (& Chardonnay)