Californian Pinot Noir 2009

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Highly drinkable yet in many cases ageworthy, the lauded 2009 California Pinot Noirs benefted from a mild winter and a cool summer - perfect for this temperamental grape. See Linda Murphy's pick of the best Californian Pinot Noirs here...
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Californian Pinot Noir 2009, Alta Maria Vineyards
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Santa Barbara County

Alta Maria Vineyards, Santa Maria Valley

Santa Barbara County

Alta Maria Vineyards, Santa Maria Valley
A muscular Pinot with deep black fruit, anise spice and solid tannins. Well balanced for its palate weight, and with moderate alcohol potency (for California). 17.5pts/20 (91/100pts)
Price: N/A UK altamaria.com
Drink: 2012–2017
Alc: 13.9%