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Ancien Carneros Pinot Noir 2002

External Review by JJ Buckley Fine Wines:

Bright, dark red. Aromas of raspberry, cola and spicy oak. Sweet and intense in the mouth, with black and red berry flavors complicated by brown spices. Still a bit of CO2 to be absorbed. A rather silky pinot thats also tangy and vibrant, and light ... Stephen Tanzers IWC. A Pinot Noir wine from California in USA. 2002 Ancien Wines Pinot Noir 750ml

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Ancien Wines:
In 1992, we harvested our first two tons of Pinot Noir from four rows atop a knoll in the southwest corner of Carneros. Producing but five barrels, this marked the beginning of Ancien Wines. In the years since, we have continued our pursuit of those rare and special plots where Pinot Noir can rise from grHaynes__Mteat to sublime. We have added to our pursuit of Pinot Noir, the production of ... Read more
In 1992, we harvested our first two tons of Pinot Noir from four rows atop a knoll in the southwest corner of Carneros. Producing but five barrels, this marked the beginning of Ancien Wines. In the years since, we have continued our pursuit of those rare and special plots where Pinot Noir can rise from grHaynes__Mteat to sublime. We have added to our pursuit of Pinot Noir, the production of its close relative, Pinot Gris, as well as its Burgundian sibling, Chardonnay. For both of these white wines, we closely follow the French artisanal tradition of in-barrel fermentation and aging. Read less

External Reviews for Ancien Carneros Pinot Noir

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
12/14/2011

Bright, dark red. Aromas of raspberry, cola and spicy oak. Sweet and intense in the mouth, with black and red berry flavors complicated by brown spices. Still a bit of CO2 to be absorbed. A rather silky pinot thats also tangy and vibrant, and light ... Stephen Tanzers IWC. A Pinot Noir wine from California in USA. 2002 Ancien Wines Pinot Noir 750ml




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