2018 Rosemary Vineyard Pinot Noir
San Luis Obispo, CA
$79.99 / $69.99 SALE
Native yeast in 1.5 ton fermenters, punched down by hand. 100% destemmed
15 months in 35% New French Oak
Deep garnet. Fresh red and dark berry, floral and exotic spice qualities on the assertively perfumed nose, along with suggestions of cola, smoky minerals and succulent herbs. Shows superb clarity and spicy lift to the juicy cherry, raspberry and boysenberry flavors, which slowly deepen and turn spicier through the midpalate. Closes extremely long, smooth and precise, with resonating florality and a sweetening suggestion of vanilla. All destemmed fruit and 35% new French oak.