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94 • Domaine Carneros 2010 Estate, Pinot Noir, Carneros $35. Organically Grown Grapes
Smoky, char-roasted nut, chocolate cherry, and herb patch aromas with a silky, fruity-yet-dry medium-to-full body and a tangy, dried citrus, red berry and mineral accented finish. A well-tuned for food pinot; pair with a grilled pork, Peking duck, or rabbit. (tasted on Sep-24-2012)
92 • Tolosa 2010 Estate, Pinot Noir, Edna Valley $30. Sustainability in Practice Certified
Aromas of chocolate, raspberry and mocha gelatos and pecan pie with with a silky, fruity-yet-dry medium body and a tangy sour cherry, kiwi vanilla, and nut accented finish. A zesty, versatile pinot that is sure to please. (tasted on Sep-24-2012)
90 • Frey 2011 Organic, Pinot Noir, Mendocino $17. Best Buy. Certified Organic|Find-a-Wine|
Interesting aromas and flavors of grilled cherries and pineapples, honeyed dates, herbs, cocoa and spice with a silky, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a cream and savory citrus and beet accented finish. A very distinctive and flavorful pinot that will pair great with Mexican pork dishes. (tasted on Sep-24-2012)