Everyone wants a good deal. It doesn’t matter what you’re buying, we all like to save a buck. In the wine world there are several ways to save money and get a good bottle of wine. One in particular is to shop in categories that aren’t as popular, well ...Read more »
Species: Vitis Vinifera
Aliases: Blauburgunder, Spatburgunder, Rulanske modre
Grape Color: Black
Regions: Chiefly associated with France’s Burgundy region. Also prevalent in Champagne, France; California; New Zealand
“With so voluptuous a perfume, so sweet an edge, they make the blood run hot,” Joel Fleischman, wine columnist at Vanity Fair, once described of Pinot Noir. Also christening it as a fickle mistress, a minx, and as sex in a glass, wine critics have had no hesitation in oft comparing Pinot Noir to a woman.
With many qualities lending themselves to this parallel, the best is likely that the Pinor Noir grape is difficult. Difficult to cultivate. Difficult to transform into wine. Difficult to pinpoint in taste.
The Pinot Noir grape is grown in tightly clustered dark purple, pine-cone shaped bunches, the resemblance from which it gets its name. Considered to produce the finest wines in the world, its fame as a Noble grape goes hand in hand Read more »
Carmel Road Pinot Noir 375
|Winery:||Carmel Road Winery|
|Region:||USA » California » Monterey|
Paraiso Vineyards Pinot Noir Santa Lucia Highlands
|Region:||USA » California » Monterey County » Santa Lucia Highlands|
Don Sebastiani & Sons Pinot Noir Napa Valley Aquinas
|Winery:||Don Sebastiani & Sons|
|Region:||USA » California » Napa|
Reata Pinot Noir
|Winery:||Jamieson Ranch Vineyards|
|Region:||USA » California|
Napa Cellars Pinot Noir St. Helena
|Region:||USA » California » Napa » St. Helena|
Martin Ray Pinot Noir Santa Barbara
|Winery:||Martin Ray Winery|
|Region:||USA » California » Central Coast|
Bernardus Winery Pinot Noir Carmel Valley Ingrid's Vineyard
|Winery:||Bernardus Winery & Vineyard|
|Region:||USA » California » Monterey County » Carmel Valley|
Bearboat Pinot Noir Sonoma Pinot Noir Sonoma
|Region:||USA » California » Sonoma Valley|
Pietra Santa Pinot Noir Cienega Valley
|Winery:||Pietra Santa Winery|
|Region:||USA » California » San Benito County » Cienega Valley|
“Spat” means “late” in German. In (that crazy) German noun compounding, Spat + Burgunder = “late-ripener from Burgundy”. That, in turn, means Pinot Noir. Chances are good you’ve never seen a bottle of Spatburgunder, much less tasted one, but hopefully ...Read more »
Super light reds sometimes get a poor reputation with serious wine drinkers, partly from a misconception that a good red wine needs to have a rich body and deep concentration. But that is not always true – depending on what we are looking for.Read more »
Pinotage is a Brady Bunch grape. It was created by enmeshing two previously unrelated grapes to create a brand new entity which possesses its own compelling characteristics. In viticultural language this is called a crossing. If you really want to get ...Read more »
This is the time of the year that you see a slew of rosé wine reviews, as the summer is known as pink wine season. This is underscored by the fact that most wineries release their rosés in the spring no doubt in an effort to latch on to the popular sen...Read more »
The Great White North is home to great ice wines, true. But that observation is lagging behind the times as Canada's wine industry is flexing is sipper sinew and producing wines of many varietals which are catching the attention of international critic...Read more »
Unless you bought them with aging potential in mind, a fair few of your 2013 pink and white wines won’t be drinkable by next spring. Guzzle down the last of those quick-to-turn bottles, cellar a few others, and ready yourself for the onset of fall wine...Read more »
Oregon’s wine families scoured the state fifty years ago looking for the perfect Pinot Noir site. They found it in the Willamette Valley, The Oregonian reporter Molly Harbarger said in an atricle this week. Fifty years later, the Pinot market is booming.Read more »
You should never judge a grape by its color. This past week wine journalist Erika Szymanski chronicled the differences between pinot noir, pinot gris and pinot blanc. Her conclusion in the Palate Press article? Though pinot grapes may be a different c...Read more »
2010: A year of waiting caused a lot of stress among growers. A small crop got off to a very slow start and remained a full two to three weeks behind schedule right through harvest. Fortunately the weather afforded producers the hangtime they needed to...Read more »
Judges awarded 112 gold medals to New Zealand wines at the 2012 Air New Zealand Wine Awards (ANZWA). In a statement released by ANZWA early this morning, Chair of Judges and Master of Wine Michael Brajkovich lauded, in particular, this year's pinot noi...Read more »
There’ll be enough Pinot Noir at the 13th annual Pinot Noir Summit to have you looking sideways. The event, hosted by Affairs of the Vine (AOV), will happen July 24-25 at the Atlantis Casino Resort & Spa in Reno. The Summit will be the capstone to the...Read more »
To sip or to SIPNOT, that is the question Australian Pinot patriots Stonier are hosting their Stonier International Pinot Noir Tasting (SIPNOT) today in Hong Kong. The tasting, part of a veritable world tour of Pinot tastings, will feature an impressi...Read more »
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While working as a Biotech equities analyst, a divine Burgundy stopped me in my tracks and made me re-evaluate life. Today, I'm a full time wine writer. Passionate about small, quality producers, minimal intervention winemaking & sustainability in wine.
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I have very little experience with Grenache/Granacha. (I don't think ... ... of Petite Sirah and Pinot Noir. I'm hoping that I get another chance when the Alturas is released this winte Read More
Cherry fruit aromas are a touch savory noted as well. In the mouth this turns quite bright with cherry and nice spice and has a bit of licorice on the finish. Smooth and refreshing, this does a good job of being clean, simple and easy to drink at an attractive price point. Read More
Ripe cherries on the nose with a bit of alcohol. Lightly sweet cherries in the mouth with good acidity and a long drying finish. Read More
Not as fruit forward as a traditional Pinot. Spice and raspberry flavors and aromas. Read More
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Berry notes, smooth finish and great balance. Read More
Cheverny Rouge "Le Point du Jour" Domaine Philippe Tessier L Pinot-Noir Gamay Cot Frankrijk Loire 2008Snoothrank:
Really nice balanced and very light wine. Great value. Read More
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Feb 22, 2010
If you want to try the best kept secret Pinots from the neighboring Santa Barbara area, then you have to get your hands on "Tantara"!! This is one of two top dogs in my book in that AVA including up five anywhere close to it. It's worth every penny, the winemakers, tatse, blend, and only put out the very best. This tiny winery puts out some seri...
Feb 17, 2010
we love the Rheingau 2008 pinot noir Edition Maximilian where can I find it in Florida?
Feb 12, 2010
I bought a bottle of Red Bicyclette 2006 Pinot Noir for $6.99.....it was ok....minimal fruit
Jan 11, 2010
i like casillero del diablo pinot noir can same one recoment same other good pinot noir?
Dec 30, 2009
THE absolute BEST Pinot Noir in Texas is Sister Creek from Sisterdale.
Dec 27, 2009
looking for 2004 pinot noir from baron philippe de rothschild cant find it ion my area anybody?
Dec 25, 2009
I have something to ask. I read the Pinot Noir from Los Aguilares, Ronda, Spain, won a golden prize at Sierre. Where can I find it?
Dec 13, 2009
There are some interesting beginnings with Pinot N on grafted roots for early ripening in the Skagit Vallet area of Washington State. Precoce looking good so far, especially to our band-tailed pigeons.
Dec 12, 2009
YES PINOT NOIR IS MY FAVORITE WINE. WHERE CAN I PURCHASE "THREE SISTERS". IM FROM INDIANA. OR DO YOU RECOMMEND ANOTHER PINOT NOIR?
Sep 28, 2009
Despite registering a UK address, the recommendations are overwhelmingly US-based, which is not a lot of use.
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