Tudor Pinot Noir Santa Lucia Highlands 2005

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blending: 35% New clone Tondre' vineyard 28% Sarmento vineyard Dijon clone 37% 32 yr Old Vine Paraiso Blk 4 Awards: G...

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This is a big, intensely fruity wine, bold and in-your-face with cherries, raspberries, cola and carob flavors, with the silky elegance that Pinot ... Read more

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A big fruity, flavourful pinot. Cherries, cranberries on the nose and tongue - well balanced and a lingering feel of a fine wine. Let this one ... Read more

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User Reviews for Tudor Pinot Noir Santa Lucia Highlands

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Snooth User: Radog
3044987
5.00 5
06/16/2008

This is a big, intensely fruity wine, bold and in-your-face with cherries, raspberries, cola and carob flavors, with the silky elegance that Pinot demands. Gold Best of Class - National Women's Wine Competition 2008 www.nwwc.info 94 Points, 2007, www.Grapelive.com 94 points, 2007, Wine X Magazine


Snooth User: Adam Levin
772801,757
4.00 5
08/07/2008

Big, delicious Pinot


4.00 5
02/10/2010

A big fruity, flavourful pinot. Cherries, cranberries on the nose and tongue - well balanced and a lingering feel of a fine wine. Let this one open up for a bit it gets better as it breaths. Though yummy by itself, this Pinot is awesome with food. Thank you Tudor Family!


Snooth User: dannelson
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4.00 5
02/14/2010

A traditional California Pinot with it's strong fruit bouquets and lighter style, but needs quite some time to open up. After breathing, it reveals much more earthy and robust flavors.


Snooth User: tphilli
8649746
4.00 5
12/18/2008

This bright beauty has full aromas of creamy bing cherries, dried cranberries, a touch of leafy green tobacco, toffee, almonds, and ground white pepper. An elegant wine of subtle depth, it brims with the promise of the region it comes from. The Santa Lucia Highlands (pronounced Lou-Chee-ah) runs north to south along the coast in Monterey County. Tudor Santa Lucia Highlands Monterey 2005


Snooth User: tobyii2
1205274
3.00 5
01/19/2009

A bit rough on first sip, but started to open later in evening and into next evening. I liked the feel and after notes. My only bottle but would try it again.


External Reviews for Tudor Pinot Noir Santa Lucia Highlands

External Review
07/25/2009

blending: 35% New clone Tondre' vineyard 28% Sarmento vineyard Dijon clone 37% 32 yr Old Vine Paraiso Blk 4 Awards: Gold Best of Class - National Women's wine Competition 2008 www.nwwc.info 94 Points, 2007, www.Grapelive.com 94 points, 2007, wine X Magazine alcohol: 13.8% appellation: Santa Lucia Highlands fermentation: open Top fermentation Months in barrel: 59gl Burg oak: Francios Frere Allier Forrest 3yr Air Dried Wood Release Date: May 01, 2007 Sugar: dry Time In oak: 11 months varietal: 100% Pinot Noir Year: 2005


External Review
01/17/2009

A Pinot Noir wine from California in USA. 2005 Tudor Pinot Noir 750ml


External Review
07/25/2009

Aromas of cranberry, earth, and rustic black plum will entice you to savor our Pinot's intense fruit on the palate. A texture like nubby raw silk follows, with hints of cocoa - a hint to our best Pinot's ability to age. You can enjoy this wine now or hold it for 3 to 7 years to allow for even more vineyard expression to come out.


Ratings & Tags for Tudor Pinot Noir Santa Lucia Highlands

126967 Snooth User: TUDOR
rated this wine
5.00 5
03/25/2009

126967 Snooth User: TUDOR
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03/30/2009

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2.50 5
10/03/2008

30449 Snooth User: Radog
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5.00 5
06/16/2008

30449 Snooth User: Radog
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5.00 5
11/01/2007

82471 Snooth User: avishai
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08/06/2008

Winemaker's Notes:

blending: 35% New clone Tondre' vineyard 28% Sarmento vineyard Dijon clone 37% 32 yr Old Vine Paraiso Blk 4 Awards: Gold Best of Class - National Women's wine Competition 2008 www.nwwc.info 94 Points, 2007, www.Grapelive.com 94 points, 2007, wine X Magazine alcohol: 13.8% appellation: Santa Lucia Highlands fermentation: open Top fermentation Months in barrel: 59gl Burg oak: Francios Frere Allier Forrest 3yr Air Dried Wood Release Date: May 01, 2007 Sugar: dry Time In oak: 11 months varietal: 100% Pinot Noir Year: 2005

blending: 35% New clone Tondre' vineyard 28% Sarmento vineyard Dijon clone 37% 32 yr Old Vine Paraiso Blk 4 Awards: Gold Best of Class - National Women's wine Competition 2008 www.nwwc.info 94 Points, 2007, www.Grapelive.com 94 points, 2007, wine X Magazine alcohol: 13.8% appellation: Santa Lucia Highlands fermentation: open Top fermentation Months in barrel: 59gl Burg oak: Francios Frere Allier Forrest 3yr Air Dried Wood Release Date: May 01, 2007 Sugar: dry Time In oak: 11 months varietal: 100% Pinot Noir Year: 2005

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