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2015Pinot NoirAnderson Valley 1.5L

$100.00 USD$80.00 Duncan Family / Duncan Family Reds Club Price$85.00 Velma Club Price

APPEARANCE: Hibiscus red
AROMAS: Raspberries and tart cranberries
PALATE: Molasses with a hint of umami and cinnamon, dark cherries, a hint of smoked cedar
FINISH: Elegant, light with a touch of oak
MOUTHFEEL: Tart, fresh, lifted aromas through palate, nice entry with a resinous finish
AGEABILITY: Given proper cellaring, this wine will give drinking pleasure through 2027
PAIRINGS: Rich paella with andouille sausage and mussels, black trumpet risotto with freshly shaved parmesan

VINEYARDS
Monument Tree Estate Vineyard
Ferrington Vineyard
HARVEST DATES
August 13 – September 9, 2015
ALCOHOL 13.9%
AVERAGE BRIX 24.1°
BARREL AGING
14 months; 11 months sur lies
BARRELS 100% French Oak;
33% New
WHOLE CLUSTER 15-17%

  • MONUMENT TREE VINEYARD – ESTATE OWNED, SUSTAINABLY FARMED
  • FERRINGTON VINEYARD – SUSTAINABLY FARMED

The early-season warmth, followed by a dry summer, led to a smaller crop than normal and berries with concentrated tannins. The result is a structured, balanced Pinot Noir with profoundly flavored bright, fresh red fruit.

-Erin Miller, Twomey Winemaker