Red Wine, Vintage 2009
VinTank Wine ID
840-0090-009128-01-2009-0-0002 (permalink, short)
Bottle 750mL (750mL)
VinTank Product ID: 840-0090-009128-01-2009-0-0002-03-0 Suggested Retail Price: US $38.00
James the Wine Guy - 9.0
Review 9/18/11: Rose petals, roasted cranberry-tart cherry, fennel and sweet spices. Read more
Ward Kadel - Vinopanion - Keeper Badges
Review 2/7/11: Color: lighter ruby, clear edges Nose: Brightest red fruit here of cranberry and rhubarb, a little dusty raspberry, then hints of some more savory herb characteristics that should arrive in a year or two. Palate: Light bodied, very good acidity, somewhat closed tarter red fruit here to complement the light ... Read more
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The Russian River Valley Pinot Noir is a blend of Ketcham Estate and Suacci Vineyard. The Ketcham Estate fruit was the cleanest, most perfectly uniform clusters to come into the cellar for the whole 2009 harvest.
The savory kirsch and cherry flavors of the Ketcham Estate are a nice counterplay to the earthy, red-fruited intensity of the Suacci. Clones are Pommard, 828, 115 and 777. Native primary and malolactic fermentation.