Item No. 0018215002021

Sanford Pinot Noir Sta. Rita Hills 2021

Sanford Pinot Noir Sta. Rita Hills 2021

$44.99
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Varietal
Pinot Noir
Region
California
Sub-Appellation
Sta. Rita Hills
Alcohol
13.0%

Overview

The Sanford Sta. Rita Hills Pinot Noir is always a blend from both of our estate vineyards: the historic Sanford & Benedict Vineyard (54%) and La Rinconada (46%). These singular vineyards are in the heart of the Sta. Rita Hills appellation. A wide range of Pinot Noir selections are planted on these sites, and this wine is a blend of 8 of these from several different soil types.​

Aging

11 months in 25% New French Oak ​

Fermentation

Gently whole cluster pressing and barrel fermentation in French Oak​

Winemaker

Trey Fletcher

Tasting Notes

Style

Aromatic, Complex, Fresh, Layered

Flavor

Red Fruit, Dried Herbs, Floral

Aroma

Exotic, vibrant red fruits and dried flower aromas

Taste

Vivid and very attractive flavors. Although charming now, it will continue to improve over the couple of several years.​