Pinot Noir Bien Nacido - Foxen Winery

VarietalPinot Noir  (Dijon 113, Dijon 115, Wadensvil (2a,) Mt. Eden, Pommard)

Total Acidity 0.59 gr/Lt                                                    Production: 1200 cs                 

Appellation:   Santa Maria Valley                                    Ph: 3.58

Alcohol %: 13.4                                                          Soil:                                                               

Tasting Notes:
"This block-designated wine is intense in hearty aromas of black raspberry, dried mint and loamy earth. Spiced cake and sharp purple-flower flavors arise on the palate, but it's the dark, penetrating and focused boysenberry and dark-fruit flavors that command attention."

Aging:  100% French oak, 3-4 year- aged wood, very tight grain barrels, medium + toast with toasted heads, 33% new; 17 months elevage

Food Pairing:    Mushrooms, Pork and Salmon.


2016  94 pts  Wine Enthusiast

POS 2016

Tasting Notes