2013 Twomey Anderson Valley Pinot Noir

13.8% alc., $50. Released April 25, 2015. Sourced from estate owned and sustainably farmed Monument Tree Vineyard and sustainably farmed Ferrington Vineyard. Aged 12 months sur lies in 100% French oak barrels, 32% new. · Moderately light reddish purple color in the glass. Very fragrant initially with aromas of black cherry, black raspberry and smoky oak. Delicious core of strawberry raspberry and cherry fruits framed by mellow tannins. Good vibrancy and tension, with admirable finesse and balance, finishing long with a charge of cherry goodness. Score: 92. Reviewed May 14, 2015

Winery: Twomey Cellars
From article: Recent Sips of California Pinot Noir