Capiaux Cellars Pinot Noir Russian River Valley Widdoes Vineyard 2006
2005 Capiaux Widdoes Pinot Noir Russian River has a dark, ruby-red color with a purple hue. Lively aromas of plum, mixed raspberries, currant, coffee, underbrush, and a smoky finish. Powerfully balanced on the palate with cinnamon, clove, ginger and blackberry yet sufficient tannins to age. Elegant and pure. 420 cases made
The winemaking style is a blend of classic and contemporary, utilizing cutting edge fermentation equipment paired with natural hands on winemaking, our emphasis is on balance All the wines are naturally fermented and unfined and unfiltered to preserve their innate flavors and aromas. Minimal amounts of new oak are used, usually 33%. Capiaux Cellars specializes in small lots of vineyard designated Pinot Noir from California.