My Rating 83 Points.
Dark ruby in color with a reddish rim and medium intensity.
Fruity nose with blueberries, cherries, plums, light oak, earth, metals, smoke, licorice, bitter herbs, bell pepper and peppercorn.
Medium bodied and smooth, with medium acidity and nice legs.
Dry on the palate with plums, cherries, licorice oak, vanilla, earth, peppercorn, bitter vegetables, tobacco, graphite and spices.
Medium finish with soft tannins and bitter almonds.
A drinkable Pinot Noir from Monterey County in California.
Good right out of the bottle and better with food. Better than others in this price range.
A bit bitter for my taste, but has a smooth mouthfeel.
14.5% alcohol by volume.