Item No. 0018217003515

Sanford Pinot Noir La Rinconada Vineyard 2015

Sanford Pinot Noir La Rinconada Vineyard 2015

$73.99
Availability:
  • In Stock
Varietal
Pinot Noir
Region
California
Winery
Sta. Rita Hills
Alcohol
14

Overview

The 2015 La RinconadaPinot Noir is selected from individual barrels of the best blocks from this estate vineyard in the esteemed Sta. Rita Hills AVA. Dijon clones 777,667, 115 and Mt. Eden selection growing on the hillside east of our winery give great intensity and complexity.

Aging

Aged in French Oak barrels (35% new) for 14 months

Fermentation

14 days in stainless steel open top tank

Winemaker

Steve Fennell

Tasting Notes

Style

Earthy, Light Bodied, Spicy

Flavor

Cherry, Mocha, Raspberry

Aroma

Exploding with a combination of dusty cherry, and Chinese 5-spice

Taste

The palate delivers flavors of juicy red fruits framed nicely by bright acidity that leads to a lingering finish, suggestive of black raspberry and mocha

Wine Ratings

92

Jeb Dunnuck