Domaine Chandon Pinot Noir Carneros 2003

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Pinot Meunier is the charming rustic cousin of Pinot Noir and plays a small but vital role in the blending of Chandon...

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The wine was delicious but it was not what I was expecting from a pinot. It's a bit heavy for a pinot and has a very earthy,even bitter flavor that... Read more

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Snooth User: Balthazar135
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3.50 5
04/02/2008

The wine was delicious but it was not what I was expecting from a pinot. It's a bit heavy for a pinot and has a very earthy,even bitter flavor that is more characteristic of a merlot. With that said, this is a very good bottle of wine regardless of what it's supposed to be called. I'd buy it again if I didn't have even better options at a cheaper price. If you want to impress your friend with a nice bottle with a respectable price tag this wine is for you.


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Winemaker's Notes:

Pinot Meunier is the charming rustic cousin of Pinot Noir and plays a small but vital role in the blending of Chandon sparkling wines. Our vineyard property in Carneros seems to be the perfect home for this fruit, and once it has been romanced into a bottle, we believe its singular character deserves a place on every wine lover's table.

Pinot Meunier is the charming rustic cousin of Pinot Noir and plays a small but vital role in the blending of Chandon sparkling wines. Our vineyard property in Carneros seems to be the perfect home for this fruit, and once it has been romanced into a bottle, we believe its singular character deserves a place on every wine lover's table.

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