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...
Californian Pinot Noir 2009, Littorai Sonoma Coast
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Littorai, Sonoma Coast

Littorai, Sonoma Coast
Supple tannins and pert acidity play off each other in this brilliantly integrated wine, enhanced by a flashy mineral streak. Give it air. 18.5pts/20 (95/100pts)
Price: £29 Armit, The Vineyard Cellars
Drink: 2012–2018
Alc: 13.9%