Red

2009 Kenwood Pinot Noir Reserve

Pinot Noir

  • USA
  • > California
  • > Sonoma County
  • > Russian River Valley
Drink between 2013 - 2015
CT85.3 5 reviews
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Community Tasting Notes 5

  • golfwine wrote: (85 points)

    January 19, 2013 - Great aromatics but out of balance with a medium-level fruit entry, a quirky mid-palate and a faint finish.
    Revisited on day 3 and the aromatics were even better - briary wild berry with a touch of cedar and soy/umami. The fruit was much brighter and though the acidity was still a tad tart on the finish, it was no longer faint or (that) unbalanced. As such, several more points awarded.

  • chipwine Likes this wine:

    January 5, 2013 - Hearty Medium body for a Pinot

  • ATIVA wrote: (88 points)

    March 18, 2012 - Still too young, but could improve in a year or two. Lots of red fruit up front (mostly cherry). Lots of tannins. Little spice. Moderate finish with some green pepper.

  • The Vinsider wrote: (83 points)

    November 9, 2011 - Lousy.

  • tbailey540 wrote: (85 points)

    November 4, 2011 - was too young

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2009
  • Type Red
  • Producer Kenwood
  • Varietal Pinot Noir
  • Designation Reserve
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Sonoma County
  • Appellation Russian River Valley

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 63 (76%)
  • Consumed 20 (24%)

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