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Au Bon Climat 2016 Pinot Noir

Strawberries and blackberries aromas slowly rise out of the glass. Overtime, more of the anise and clove will mix with these other aromas. Currently, the wine is young with mouth filling intensity and suppleness. Complexity will increase as the wine ages, but this wine should stay “fresh” for 6 or 7 years. Like all Au Bon Climat wines, this is a food wine. In its youth, match this wine with lamb or dried meats. After a few years, as the flavors coalesce, it will pair better with salmon or mild red sauce with pasta. We have enjoyed this wine with many food choices from spicy Indian dishes to all-American sandwiches, and the wine worked well with most anything. The possible food pairings are almost endless.

 Producer Au Bon Climat
 Region Santa Barbara County
 Country United States
 Varietals Pinot Noir
 Alcohol 13.5% alc/vol
 Vintage 2016

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Au Bon Climat

Santa Maria, California, United States Santa Maria, California, United States

It takes a "Mind Behind" to create the world of Au Bon Climat, and a team to carry out the vision. The ABC team is a dedicated bunch that truly do believe life is too short to drink bad wine. With Jim Clendenen at the helm, there is a balanced approach to life that is evident in the wines and in an...

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