2009 Sojourn Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast

Pinot Noir

  • USA
  • > California
  • > Sonoma County
  • > Sonoma Coast
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Community Tasting Notes 49

  • Mattshank wrote: (93 points)

    September 10, 2014 - Nose: Wow has this wine come along! Aromas of moss, spice, underbrush, red fruits and cassis hints. Beautiful nose. Palate: Ripe, red fruits with rhubarb, watermelon and soft spices. The acidity of past bottles has tempered almost to a fault but other than that this wine is hitting on all cylendars. Finish is medium with a lingering element. Last bottle and just fantastic!

  • WinePT wrote: (90 points)

    June 14, 2014 - Nice combination of red and black fruit with a delicious coating of soft vanilla tannins. Time has assisted in developing complexity. Much better than my previous bottle. Day 2 - Okay, but lacking compared to Day 1.

  • Schiffy Likes this wine: (93 points)

    December 8, 2013 - Same rating as 10 months ago for different reasons. Same terrific deep cherry fruit but with more complexity. Nice spice, earth and vanilla notes for a Pinot noir. Soft tannins that drive a long finish that lingers in your mouth for 30+ seconds. This is a terrific wine for the money.

  • rocknroller wrote: (92 points)

    October 2, 2013 - Lovely ruby red color. PNP, drank 2 plus glasses over 2 hours. I really enjoyed this wine. Some bottle age has been very good to this. The nose offers up beautiful briar notes, subtle vanilla, dry forest floor, lovely strawberry and floral notes. The palate is elegant and balanced, lighter medium in body, strawberry, ripe berry, dry earth, spices, round integrated tannins, and long finish. Excellent. 92pts.

  • pete s. wrote: (90 points)

    September 24, 2013 - Similar to previous bottles - boatloads of dark cherry with some spice. I did notice a little heat and side by side with the 2010, this faltered a bit.

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  • By Gregory Walter
    Issue #69, 1/15/2011 (link)

    (Sojourn Cellars Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast) Subscribe to see review text.

  • By Richard Jennings
    2/5/2011 (link) 92 points

    (Sojourn Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast) Dark cherry red color with 5 millimeter clear meniscus; floral, hibiscus, raspberry, ripe cherry, spice nose; tasty, silky textured, rich but poised, black cherry, ripe cherry palate, needs 1-2 years; medium-plus finish

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2009
  • Type Red
  • Producer Sojourn
  • Varietal Pinot Noir
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Sonoma County
  • Appellation Sonoma Coast

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 10 (1%)
  • In Cellars 348 (41%)
  • Consumed 490 (58%)

Food Pairing

Orange Chicken

Who Likes This Wine

100% Like It  8 votes