Irony Pinot Noir Monterey County 2009
Irony 2009 Monterey County Pinot Noir opens with aromas of ripe, red cherry, vanilla and undertones of earthy clove and mushroom. Rhubarb flavors are layered with accents of toasted vanilla and soft tannins, delivering a balanced, medium-bodied wine with a smooth finish. Food Suggestions: Grilled salmon, medium-hard cheeses, spicy Asian dishes.
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The 2008 Russian River Valley Pinot Noir is deeply colored with ripe blackberry and raspberry aromas with spicy layers of cinnamon, cloves and hints of toast. Ripe black cherry, black currant and light vanilla oak round out the concentrated palate, balanced by firm yet silky tannins.
Irony 2009 Monterey County Pinot Noir opens with red cherry, ripe strawberry and vanilla aromas, heightened by an earthy undercurrent of clove and sage. Bright red cherry flavors are layered with strawberry jam and accents of rhubarb and red licorice. Lush, supple tannins found in this medium-bodied Pinot Noir are beautifully balanced with fresh, crisp acidity. Enjoy this wine with hearty lamb stew, flatbread with prosciutto, pecorino and arugula, or grilled teriyaki salmon. - Winery ** SOLD OUT **
The 2009 Russian River Valley Pinot Noir is medium-bodied with complex aromas of raspberry, strawberry, lemon thyme and caramel with hints of earthy sauteed mushroom. Fresh berry fruit, dark blackberry, baked rhubarb, caramel and a touch of bacon fat round out the concentrated palate, balanced by firm, fresh acidity and silky tannins.