Red

2010 Testarossa Pinot Noir Doctor's Vineyard

Pinot Noir

  • USA
  • > California
  • > Central Coast
  • > Santa Lucia Highlands
Drink between 2014 - 2017
CT90.8 10 reviews
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Community Tasting Notes 5

  • N.Bonaparte wrote: (91 points)

    June 21, 2014 - 1 hour decant. Some heat and average finish. This will last another 2-3 years. Not sure how WA gave this a 95.

  • Jharllee wrote: (90 points)

    December 23, 2012 - Very good from the outset - cherry jam. Developed to have a little too much perfume, but good structure. Drank too early but tasty.

    1 person found this helpful Comment
  • Plus Ultra Likes this wine: (92 points)

    December 2, 2012 - This is really delicious. Heavy weight for a Pinot Noir. Very rich. Very smooth. Dark red cherry color and flavor prevails with more subtle herbs and spices in background. WA rating of 95 may be deserved. I took it down a couple points because it was almost too rich and dense to drink more than one glass a day. While this is good, I prefer DuMol Pinot Noir.

  • sojoknuckle Likes this wine: (92 points)

    November 22, 2012 - This was a great wine that was enjoyed with thanksgiving dinner and I would highly recommend this wine both with a meal or also as a cocktail.

    1 person found this helpful Comment
  • dssinger wrote: (87 points)

    July 2, 2012 - fruit-forward

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  • By Antonio Galloni
    California's Central Coast: Better than Ever (Aug 2012) (link)

    (Testarossa Winery Pinot Noir Doctor's Vineyard Santa Lucia Highlands) Subscribe to see review text.

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2010
  • Type Red
  • Producer Testarossa
  • Varietal Pinot Noir
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard Doctor's Vineyard
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Central Coast
  • Appellation Santa Lucia Highlands
  • UPC Code 850816000394

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 158 (67%)
  • Consumed 79 (33%)

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Who Likes This Wine

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