+ Add Critic Score

Submit a Critic Score

Score:

Name of Critic:

Close

Lot 281 Santa Maria Valley Pinot Noir 2009

Winemaker's Notes:

Notes: Lot 281 is an upstart with riotous aromatics and soulful texture. Blueberry, licorice and lavender are carried with pure red fruit and silken tannins. With soft tannins and complex aromatics, this wine finishes long with great sophistication. Cameron Confidential: In the early 1970's, Premium varieties such as Pinot Noir and Chardonnay were planted is this Region 1 cool climate growing region, boasting one of the longest growing seasons in the state. These soils have a sandy loam, loam, clay loam, or shaly loam surface layer and a shaly clay subsoil. They are placed are on dissected high terraces in widely scattered areas with elevations range from 200 to 1,500 feet. With their artisan winemakers and impeccable vineyard practices, this winery delivers excellent wine at great value.

Region: Italy » Piemonte » Barolo » La Morra » Santa Maria

Vintages

  • 2009

+ Vintage
Color: Red
Varietal: Pinot Noir
  • + My Wines

    My Wines

    Save in My Wines

    Add to Wishlist

    My Cellar

  • List It
  • Add Review
0 5 0.5
Average Rating Rate It Add
Cameron Hughes Wine:
With an obsession for quality and innovation, Cameron Hughes Wine, founded by Cameron Hughes and partner Jessica Kogan, is dedicated to building a reputation for delivering the best domestic and international wine values in the marketplace today. Our focus is on buying at the high-end, small available 'Lots' of super premium wine. Because not all wine at the high-end is bottled, we rescue those... Read more
With an obsession for quality and innovation, Cameron Hughes Wine, founded by Cameron Hughes and partner Jessica Kogan, is dedicated to building a reputation for delivering the best domestic and international wine values in the marketplace today. Our focus is on buying at the high-end, small available 'Lots' of super premium wine. Because not all wine at the high-end is bottled, we rescue those 'Lots' do some stylistic blending and get it to you at a great price. Our company produces and markets wine under Cameron Hughes Lot Series, Flying Winemaker, Hughes-Wellman, RockRidge, and Evergreen. We do not own vineyards or ferment wine. Our business model is built around what we call in the industry the “spot” market for super/ultra premium bulk wines. We use our own palates as guides to deliver delicious, super premium wine that is easily accessible price and style-wise. Read less

Notes: Lot 281 is an upstart with riotous aromatics and soulful texture. Blueberry, licorice and lavender are carried with pure red fruit and silken tannins. With soft tannins and complex aromatics, this wine finishes long with great sophistication. Cameron Confidential: In the early 1970's, Premium varieties such as Pinot Noir and Chardonnay were planted is this Region 1 cool climate growing region, boasting one of the longest growing seasons in the state. These soils have a sandy loam, loam, clay loam, or shaly loam surface layer and a shaly clay subsoil. They are placed are on dissected high terraces in widely scattered areas with elevations range from 200 to 1,500 feet. With their artisan winemakers and impeccable vineyard practices, this winery delivers excellent wine at great value.

Photos

+ Add Image

Best Wine Deals

See More Deals

Pinot Noir Top Lists







Snooth Media Network