TexasZin's home in Garland, TX
Tasted Saturday, October 21, 2006 by wineismylife with 657 views
The DAWGS held their monthly tasting at TexasZin's house in Garland, TX. Our theme for this month was Blind Pinot Noir. 15 members were in attendance this month including Mr & Mrs TexasZin, seanr7, Mr & Mrs BodegaTejas, txSCfan, Mr & Mrs bigred_seeker, BubbaP & BubbaKim, just a skosh, Mr & Mrs preferred, PURPLE and yours truly.
On to the show...
16 wines were submitted for the blind tasting. Below is the order from 1 to 16.
Six out of the sixteen tasters voted for their top five wines of the night. First place votes counted five points, second place votes four points, etc… The top five wines where:
1 - 2004 Ken Wright Pinot Noir Shea Vineyard (16 points, 2 first place votes)
2 - 2003 Camille Giroud Vosne-Romanée (13 points, 1 first place vote)
3 - 2004 Ken Wright Pinot Noir Carter Vineyard (12 points, 1 first place vote)
4 - 2003 Saintsbury Pinot Noir Brown Ranch (10 points, 1 first place vote)
5 - 2003 Loring Wine Company Pinot Noir Cargasacchi Vineyard (9 points, 0 first place votes)
Many thanks to our hosts Mr & Mrs TexasZin for hosting this month's event. Everybody had and excellent time.