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4.2
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4.0

Alexander Valley Vineyards Estate Pinot Noir

Alexander Valley Vineyards
2012
2016
2019
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$24.99
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750 mL
Wine Type
Red Wine
RegionSonoma
Alcohol Level
Country
United States
SubregionAlexander Valley
Drinking Window
GrapesPinot Noir
Wine Description:
Alexander Valley Vineyards Estate Pinot Noir is a premium wine produced by Alexander Valley Vineyards, a renowned winery located in the Alexander Valley appellation of Sonoma County, California. The vineyard features a unique microclimate that is ideal for growing Pinot Noir grapes, with cool nights and warm days that allow for slow ripening and optimal flavor development. The winemaking process involves careful selection of the best grapes, gentle pressing, and aging in French oak barrels to enhance the wine's complexity and depth. The resulting wine is a rich and elegant Pinot Noir with notes of dark cherry, raspberry, and spice, balanced by a smooth and velvety texture. It is a perfect choice for those who appreciate the finesse and complexity of a well-crafted Pinot Noir.
Pros:
  • Alexander Valley Vineyards Estate Pinot Noir is known for its rich, full-bodied flavor and its intense aroma of blackberries, black plums and forest floor. It has a smooth finish with good tannins and a hint of spice
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Cons:
  • Alexander Valley Vineyards Estate Pinot Noir can be a bit pricey, and it may not be suitable for those looking for a lighter, more delicate Pinot Noir. Additionally, its tannin structure can be a bit overpowering for some drinkers
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User Rating:

4.2
Highly Reviewed

Expert Rating:

4.0

Wine Expert Note:

This Alexander Valley Vineyards Estate Pinot Noir is a delightful, bright and juicy expression of Pinot Noir. On the nose, aromas of ripe cherry, raspberry, and strawberry lead to subtle notes of toasted oak and warm baking spices. On the palate, this wine is deliciously fruit-forward with a lively acidity and a smooth, balanced finish. Enjoy this delicious and versatile wine with your favorite grilled meats, cheeses, and pastas.
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