Pinot Noir

Belle Glos 'Meiomi' Pinot Noir 2013
92  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 92 Top 100 Wines of 2015, Rank: 20 "Offers an exciting interplay of berry, oak, earth and spice notes. This is rich yet medium-weight, with subtle edges to the blueberry, raspberry, mocha and fresh-turned earth flavors, ending with a tasty melted black licorice aftertaste. Drink now
Item Number: 16641
Case: $215.40

La Crema 'Monterey' Pinot Noir 2012
90  International Wine Cellar 
International Wine Cellar 90 "Bright red. Spicy red berries and rose on the nose, with a hint of smokiness in the background. Offers tangy strawberry and red currant avors and a hint of cola, with a white pepper nuance adding bite. Finishes lively and focused, leaving behind sweet red fruit
Item Number: 14963
Case: $191.40

Riposte Pinot Noir 'The Sabre' 2013
95  James Halliday 
James Halliday 95 "Small batch open-fermented and 10 months in French oak (25% new). The bouquet sings of red and black cherry, allied with twists of raspberry and oak, the palate effortlessly carrying on with the refrain of the bouquet; has particularly good drive through to the finish and
Item Number: 18904
Case: $287.40

Calera 'Jensen Vineyard' Pinot Noir 2012
96  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 96 "A thrilling Pinot Noir that comes from a 13.8-acre vineyard planted in 1975 on mostly on limestone, at an elevation of 2,200 feet, the 2012 Pinot Noir Jensen Vineyard was harvested September 24 to October 21 and was aged 16 months in 30% new French oak. It offers a dark ruby color
Item Number: 19005

Paul Hobbs 'Hyde' Pinot Noir 2013
93  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 93 "A huge, powerful wine, the 2013 Pinot Noir Hyde Vineyard hits the palate with notable intensity. Game, smoke, grilled herbs, licorice and blue/purplish fruit flesh out over time. Savory, dense and at times quite wild, the Hyde is starkly different in style from the other Pinots in
Item Number: 18757
Case: $815.40

Paul Hobbs 'Russian River' Pinot Noir 2013
91  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 91 "The 2013 Pinot Noir (Russian River Valley) is quite pretty, with a little more aromatic nuance, brightness and overall delineation than the 2012, but a bit less mid-palate exuberance. Dark red cherries, blueberries, cloves, lavender and mint flesh out in a juicy Russian River Pinot
Item Number: 19361

Virginia Marie Lambrix 'VML' Pinot Noir 2012
93  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 93 " Bold, rich and effusively fruity, this packs in a dense core of juicy blackberry, black cherry, mineral and graphite flavors before ending with a broad display of chewy tannins. The finish sails on. Drink now through 2022. " ~ JL  " Complex aromas of licorice, rosewater,
Item Number: 19538
Case: $323.40
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Foxen Santa Maria Valley Pinot Noir 2012
90  International Wine Cellar 
International Wine Cellar 90"Silky and seamless in texture, offering gently sweet raspberry and cherry flavors and a touch of florality. Closes silky and long, with gentle tannins and lingering spiciness."
Item Number: 15557
Case: $311.40

Failla 'Sonoma Coast' Pinot Noir 2012
92  Antonio Galloni 
Antonio Galloni 92 "Failla's 2012 Chardonnay (Sonoma Coast) is wonderfully tense and vibrant, especially within the context of the vintage. Lemon oil and floral notes jump from the glass in a graceful, chiseled Chardonnay long on class. The Chardonnay is done in equal parts stainless steel, barrel
Item Number: 14306

Cherry Pie 'Stanly Ranch' Pinot Noir 2012
91  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 91 "The two vintages of Pinot Noir that I tasted started with his famous 2012 Cherry Pie Stanly Ranch. This is a completely destemmed, sexy, in-your-face style of Pinot Noir, much like Jayson Woodbridge himself. Terroiristes will probably get their panties in a twist arguing that it
Item Number: 16992
Case: $239.70

J Vineyards 'Russian River' Pinot Noir 2013
90  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 90 "Made in a full-bodied style, this estate wine is generous in blackberry, black licorice and dark cherry, with classic cola spice dancing around its edges. Smooth and memorable, it is made from a handful of vineyards, including Nicole's, Bow Tie and Robert Thomas, all
Item Number: 18951
Case: $359.40

Talley 'Arroyo Grande' Pinot Noir 2013
92  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 92 "Vivid red. Intense aromas of fresh red berries and rose oil, plus suggestions of blood orange and dusty minerals. Silky and fine-grained, offering nervy raspberry and bitter cherry flavors and a hint of candied rose. Delicate and precise but also deep, with gentle tannins building
Item Number: 18928
Case: $311.40

Calera 'Central Coast' Pinot Noir 2013
92  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 92 "Savory, earthy aromas of mushrooms, black pepper, iron and cranberry arise from this blend of nine vineyards, many of which are usually featured in single-vineyard selections. Umami rules the palate, and it’s quite full for a lighter-colored wine, with brown spice, light red
Item Number: 17917
Case: $299.40

47 Forty - Seven Friends 'Sonoma' Pinot Noir 2011
90  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 90 "Meant to represent the many characteristics of Sonoma County-grown Pinot Noir, from fruity to spicy to leathery to ripe, this is an intriguing wine, soft and measured, restrained even, highlighted by clove-type spice and brambly dark cherry."  Pinot Report 89 "Medium-deep
Item Number: 18773
Case: $227.40

Capiaux 'Chimera' Pinot Noir 2013
90  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 90 "Bright cranberry, spice, red cherry, mint and cinnamon lift from the glass in the 2013 Chimera. The flavors are bright, high-toned and lifted throughout, with lovely energy and tension throughout. This is a terrific introduction to Sean Capiaux's wines. The Chimera is raised in 350
Item Number: 17555
Case: $323.40

Walt 'Blue Jay' Pinot Noir 2012
93  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 93" A full-bodied, well-polished and nicely oaky wine with a smooth and full texture. Flavors are ripe and fruity and laced with vanilla, maple and toasted bread nuances. Vibrant acidity pairs with firm tannins to keep it mouthwatering on the finish. "
Item Number: 17266
Case: $395.40

Santa Carolina 'Reserva' Pinot Noir 2014
90  James Suckling 
James Suckling 90"Dried strawberry, spice and hints of walnuts. Medium to full body, fine tannins and a savory finish. Drink or hold. So delicious now. Screw cap."~JS
Item Number: 9441
Case: $101.40

Flowers Vineyards Pinot Noir 2013
90  Wine & Spirits 
Wine Enthusiast 90 "Shy and reserved, this cool-climate wine opens coyly with a burst of spearmint on the nose, evolving into layers of flavor steeped in rhubarb, black cherry and tea. Soft and lilting, the wine’s finish conjures thoughts of strawberry cream."— V.B.  Wine & Spirits 90 "Fragrant
Item Number: 19544
Case: $491.40

Cristom 'Sommers Reserve' Pinot Noir 2011
91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91 "The 2011 Pinot Noir Sommers Reserve contains a higher percentage of estate fruit compared to the Mt. Jefferson, around 80%, and is treated like the single-vineyard–matured for 18 months in around 50% new oak. It includes 50% whole-cluster fruit. It has a mellow, natural bouquet
Item Number: 18147

Siduri Santa Lucia Highlands Pinot Noir 2012
91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 89-91 "While all the bottled wines were tasted at my home in Colorado (and followed for multiple days), the 2012s were tasted during my visit to the Santa Lucia Highlands. A blend from barrels that don't make the single vineyard releases, the 2012 Pinot Noir has loads of potential.
Item Number: 15232

Soter 'North Valley' Pinot Noir 2012
92  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 92 "Brilliant red. An expansive, aromatic bouquet evokes ripe dark berries, plum and Indian spices. Takes a brighter turn on the palate to offer juicy raspberry and bitter cherry flavors, along with suggestions of spicecake and candied rose. Suave and seamless in texture, finishing
Item Number: 17310
Case: $311.40

Pahlmeyer Pinot Noir 2012
94  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 94 "The dense ruby/purple-tinged 2012 Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast reveals copious notes of brambleberries and mountain berries, forest floor, spring flowers and spice. Medium to full-bodied with silky tannins as well as a fleshy, succulent texture, good purity, and the oak pushed to the
Item Number: 18312

Martinelli 'Bella Vigna' Pinot Noir 2012
90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90 "A touch of smoky oak complements the vivid red berry, anise and loamy earth flavors that gain on the finish, courtesy of the attractive woody nuances."  " This was a fairly mild year, similar to 2007 and 2009. The harvest looked like it was going to be early because of the
Item Number: 16903

Kosta Browne 'Sonoma' Pinot Noir 2013
93  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 93 "Much more upfront and ready to go than the Santa Lucia Highlands releases, the deep ruby colored 2013 Pinot Noir Russian River Valley offers tons of juicy berry fruits, spice, underbrush and floral characteristics in its medium to full-bodied, supple, voluptuous personality. Drink
Item Number: 18299

Failla 'Savoy' Pinot Noir 2013
93  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 93 "Generous, abundant, ripe fruit flavors and a tasty touch of spicy oak make a fine combo in this medium-bodied, plush-textured wine. With repeated sips the fruit flavors taste even more intricate and interesting. The texture firms up nicely due to fine tannins and welcome
Item Number: 19194