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, Dutton Goldfield Freestone
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Dutton-Goldfield, Fox Den Vineyard, Green Valley, Russian River Valley

Dutton-Goldfield, Fox Den Vineyard, Green Valley, Russian River Valley
Striking violet and forest-floor perfume. Youthful and tight palate with perfectly ripened dark cherry fruit braced by crisp acidity and a pleasantly earthy edge. 18.5pts/20 (95/100pts)
Price: N/A UK duttongoldfield.com
Drink: 2013–2018
Alc: 13.5%