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2007 D’Alfonso – Curran Pinot Noir Sanford & Benedict Vineyard
- Central Coast
- Sta. Rita Hills
Community Tasting Notes 7
email@example.com Does not like this wine: (84 points)
December 4, 2013 - Heavy, tight, lacks Pinosity!
jal Likes this wine: (92 points)
October 25, 2013 - This was excellent, I liked it much better than a 2010 Drouhin Vosne Romanee opened the night before.
I expected something close to Seasmoke considering the winemaker is the same but stylistically this was very different - elegant, seamless, a little sweetness on the back end, not hot or alcoholic but very balanced iwth some delicious fruit. A very nice surprise
naso wrote: (93 points)
September 6, 2013 - This is an excellent PN - toasted oak and vanilla bean well balanced and smooth
brigcampbell wrote: (90 points)
August 23, 2013 - Quick taste from our friends at hitimes. Leaning towards a more fruit forward style of dark berry and cherry with some vanilla notes but the wine does not cross the line for me. I really enjoyed it.
firstname.lastname@example.org wrote: (89 points)
March 31, 2013 - Disappointed. Expected more from Sea Smoke's former winemaker. Savory, but hard to find any pinosity. OK, but won't buy again.
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- Vintage 2007
- Type Red
- Producer D’Alfonso – Curran
- Varietal Pinot Noir
- Designation n/a
- Vineyard Sanford & Benedict Vineyard
- Country USA
- Region California
- SubRegion Central Coast
- Appellation Sta. Rita Hills
- Pending Delivery 1 (1%)
- In Cellars 84 (61%)
- Consumed 52 (38%)
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