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This Santa Barbara County bottling offers layered cherries and violets. There are some hints of Asian spices and earth that demonstrate the impressive complexity in this Pinot Noir. The finish is smooth and polished with plenty of fruit and texture.
93 POINTS, Wine Enthusiast. "All the hallmarks of Brian Loring's style are in this countywide blend, from beautifully ripe aromas of baked boysenberry to fresh lavender florals to warm notes of pastry. Tension and freshness frame the sip, giving structure and vibrancy to the baked berry and vanilla flavors."
95 POINTS, James Suckling, formally of Wine Spectator. "This youthful Chateauneuf has a very complex nose of graphite, raw meat and lilies. With aeration the black-cherry note steadily grows in intensity. Bold, leathery and earthy palate with fine tannins that...
Beautifully complex with wonderful depth of fruit and woody spice. Classic Bordeaux with dusty earth and freshness. We love the cocoa and cedar this wine brings to the table. A perfect complement to your next dinner party.
A tiny property (for Bordeaux standards) established in the 19th century in the heart of the Margaux appellation. This family domaine bucks the high commerce and commercial trends in Bordeaux. They do not deal with negociants, who re-sell wines the...