2014 Roessler Wine Cellars Black Pine Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir

14.1% alc., pH 3.67, TA 0.55,2,400 cases, $26. Release January 1, 2016. From R2 Wine Company in Sonoma founded by Richard and Roger Roessler. “Black Pine” is literally the English translation of the words Pinot Noir. Aged 10 months in 20% new French oak barrels. · Moderate reddish purple color in the glass. A beautifully structured and harmonious wine with aromas of black cherry, rose petal and earthy flora, and mid weight juicy flavors of black cherry, cola, spice and mocha. Expansive on the palate with impressive finishing power. A terrific value @ www.r2winecompany.com. Score: 90. Reviewed November 22, 2015

Winery: Roger Roessler Wines
From article: Sips of Recently Tasted Pinot Noir