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2012 Rodney Strong Pinot Noir Estate Vineyards
- Sonoma County
- Russian River Valley
Community Tasting Notes 49
MatthewVino Likes this wine: (89 points)
September 24, 2016 - Great QPR Pinot Noir. Solid varietal characteristics. Notes of red cherry/pomegranate, mixed berries, smoke, cocoa and barrel flavors are evident. Easy drinking. Medium body and nice finish.
Boutip Likes this wine: (94 points)
April 10, 2016 - Light clear red color wine. Nice mix of light vanilla with smooth berry notes. Long finale with incredible drinkability and great level complexity.
MikeyLJ Likes this wine: (89 points)
March 18, 2016 - Ruby color. Flower pedals and red cherries. Dry, full bodied high acidity medium plus tannins high alcohol. Red cherries, raspberries, flower pedals, cedar wood and earthy. Short finish. Good wine.
nocoretiree Likes this wine: (90 points)
January 8, 2016 - Wine Spectator actually got this one right.
Drinking perfectly, Acidic enough to be food-friendly, would be better with food than as a sipper. Varietally correct, at least medium-bodied. Great red cherry and earthy flavors. DRINK NOW, see no further improvement
La Cave d'Argent wrote: (86 points)
October 28, 2015 - This medium ruby wine offers smoky black cherry, earth and raspberry aromas and flavors. Medium-bodied, fresh and with no alcoholic heat (14.5%) it delivers a supple mouth texture by virtue of its soft tannins. The middle palate holds on nicely, although the finish is a bit truncated. While not particularly complex, this Pinot has a good quality-to-price ratio. Drink now-2018.
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By Richard Hemming MW
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- Vintage 2012
- Type Red
- Producer Rodney Strong
- Varietal Pinot Noir
- Designation Estate Vineyards
- Vineyard n/a
- Country USA
- Region California
- SubRegion Sonoma County
- Appellation Russian River Valley
- UPC Code 087512927957
- Pending Delivery 12 (1%)
- In Cellars 491 (28%)
- Consumed 1,270 (72%)
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