2014 Screen Door Cellars Russian River Valley Pinot Noir

14.8% alc., 240 cases, $50. A blend of two vineyards, primarily Pommard clone. Aged in 100% French oak barrels, 40% new. · Moderate reddish purple color in the glass. Very ripe fruited, featuring aromas of black cherry, blackberry and black grapes. Plenty of crunchy, sweet black fruits are nicely spiced and framed by matching tannins. Nicely crafted, with wellintegrated oak and some finishing generosity. This wine pushes the ripeness envelope, but keeps its Pinot Noir character in perspective. Score: 90. Reviewed March 12, 2016

Winery: Screen Door Cellars
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