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California Wine USD 39.95 750ml

Walter Hansel Winery Pinot Noir Russian River Valley the Three Rows 2009

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92 points Josh Raynolds (International Wine Cellar): Ruby-red. High-pitched red berries and Asian spices on the nose, with notes of rose and blood orange adding complexity. Energetic and precise, offering sweet strawberry and raspberry flavors and a refreshing jolt of smoky minerals. The floral note builds on the sappy, focused, very persistent finish. I suspect that this vivacious pinot will age well on its balance. (May 2012)

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Walter Hansel Winery:
Walter Hansel Winery is located in Sonoma County at the southern tip of the Russian River Valley near the Sebastopol hills. It is bordered to the north by the Santa Rosa Creek and to the west by a tributary of the Russian River known as the Laguna de Santa Rosa. This location is ideal for growing Pinot Noir and Chardonnay as the nights and mornings are cooled by coastal fog yet the mid-days war... Read more
Walter Hansel Winery is located in Sonoma County at the southern tip of the Russian River Valley near the Sebastopol hills. It is bordered to the north by the Santa Rosa Creek and to the west by a tributary of the Russian River known as the Laguna de Santa Rosa. This location is ideal for growing Pinot Noir and Chardonnay as the nights and mornings are cooled by coastal fog yet the mid-days warm up to perfect grape ripening temperatures. Temperature swings of 40 degrees are very common. Read less

External Reviews for Walter Hansel Winery Pinot Noir Russian River Valley the Three Rows

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
02/07/2012

Made from tiny yields, the 2009 Pinot Noir Cahill Lane comes from Dijon clones 114 and 115 and the Rochioli Selection. It reveals a slightly sweeter fruit profile along with abundant notes of black raspberries, black cherries, earth and forest floor.... Robert Parkers Wine Advocate. A Pinot Noir wine from California in USA. 2009 Walter Hansel Winery Pinot Noir Cahill Lane 750ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
02/03/2012

A Pinot Noir wine from California in USA. 2009 Walter Hansel Winery Pinot Noir Cahill Lane 750ml



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92 points Josh Raynolds (International Wine Cellar): Ruby-red. High-pitched red berries and Asian spices on the nose, with notes of rose and blood orange adding complexity. Energetic and precise, offering sweet strawberry and raspberry flavors and a refreshing jolt of smoky minerals. The floral note builds on the sappy, focused, very persistent finish. I suspect that this vivacious pinot will age well on its balance. (May 2012)

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