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Pinot Noir Napa Valley 2004

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Region: USA » California » Napa

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  • 2004

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Color: Red
Varietal: Pinot Noir
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Green Truck Cellars:
It’s nice to have a vineyard with a view; that slight elevation gives a vineyard better drainage and thus an earlier bud break and a longer, more flavorful growing season. People love to be able to see the ocean; that wind, fog, and marine influence create perfect growing conditions for Pinot Noir. Although I only craft one wine, it is a blend of three—and sometimes four—vineyards. These diff... Read more
It’s nice to have a vineyard with a view; that slight elevation gives a vineyard better drainage and thus an earlier bud break and a longer, more flavorful growing season. People love to be able to see the ocean; that wind, fog, and marine influence create perfect growing conditions for Pinot Noir. Although I only craft one wine, it is a blend of three—and sometimes four—vineyards. These different sites, all within two miles of one-another, guard the southern “gateway” of Napa where the cool breeze and fog from San Francisco Bay gets channeled into the Napa Valley itself. The vineyards I pull from then have their own individuality, but they all fall within this little corner of Napa that has perfect conditions for Pinot Noir. Cab doesn’t stand a chance down here. Read less

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Snooth User: mcscary
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11/28/2007

Five glasses




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