Category Archives: pinot noir

Oltrepo Pavese Pinot Nero 2016

Produced by Azienda Agricola Padroggi La Piotta, for Hay Wines, Metodo Classico, 1231 Vintage Brut, DOCG Oltrepò Pavese, Pavia, Lombardy, Italy, 2016 This wine: lot No. L7173 (on rear label), organic, varietal pinot noir, aged for 36 months on the … Continue reading

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Pelizzatti Pinot Graubunden 2012

Annatina Pelizzatti, Pinot Noir Barrique, AOC Graubünden, Jenins, Graubünden, Switzerland, 2012 On AOC Graubünden The canton of Graubünden is at the far eastern end of Switzerland. The top villages are from north to south Flasch, Maienfeld, Jenins and Malans. Vineyards … Continue reading

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VdP du Calvados Pinot Noir 2014

Les Arpents du Soleil, IGP Vin de Pays du Calvados-Grisy, Normandy, France, 2014 Normally, I believe, a label shows either Vin de Pays du … or IGP Pays du …. On this bottling the front label carries both terms, ie … Continue reading

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Theveneot-Brun Bourgogne 2014

Domaine Thevenot-Le-Brun, Les Renardes, AOC Bourgogne Hautes Cotes de Nuits, Cote-d’Or, Bourgogne, Bourgogne-Franche-Comte, France, 2014 This wine: lot No. L022014 (on front label), varietal pinot noir, aged in oak of 1 and 2 years age for 12 months, coated natural … Continue reading

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Kloster Eberbach Pinot Noir 2016

Kloster Eberbach (owned and operated by the Federal State of Hesse), Crescentia, Pinot Noir Trocken, VDP Erstelage, Rheingau, Hesse, Germany, 2016 This wine: lot No. not found, assumed missing, given the size of the producing property; varietal pinot noir, fermented … Continue reading

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Edna Valley Point Noir 2012

Edna Valley Vineyard, Edna Valley AVA, Central Coast, California, USA, 2012 On Edna Valley Edna Valley is an AVA (American Viticultural Area) in San Luis Obispo county, itself south of San Francisco. The valley runs east-west with a southerly exposure, … Continue reading

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Tamar Ridge Pinot Noir Tasmania 2014

Tamar Ridge, Pinot Noir, Wine of Australia, Tasmania, Australia, 2014 This wine: lot No. L160216 (below front label), varietal pinot noir, screw cap closure, 13% abv, Wine Society, £18 (11/18) Consumer tasting note: pale hued with unassertive tannins and decent … Continue reading

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