What is Pinot Noir? Wine Varietal Facts – From Flavour to Grape Variety
Wine Basics — Grape Varietals 101: Aglianico
The Wine Spectator: "A balanced style, with a mix of ripe berry, plum and light creamy oak. The tannins are laced with crushed rock and cedar details. Drink now through 2020." - 88 Pts
Pinot Noir is one of the most prized grapes in the world with a cult following of wine enthusiasts around the world. But why? What makes Pinot Noir so special? It’s a fussy grape that takes a lot of love to flourish. It’s the Goldilocks of the grape world. Not too hot, not too cold – you know the story! So when a winery like La Crema gets it just right, you’re in for a treat. The growing season in Monterey is long and cool, giving this wine elegance and structure. Sweet and savoury flavours intertwine for complexity making this an easy recommendation no matter what you’re serving for dinner.
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Windsor, California, United States