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2010 Joseph Phelps Pinot Noir Pastorale Vineyard
- Sonoma County
- Sonoma Coast
Community Tasting Notes 10
Hsinchu wrote: (92 points)
March 24, 2017 - Beatiful fragrant. Can last a few more years. Fruit forward with silky smooth after taste.
dlcass Likes this wine: (92 points)
January 3, 2017 - Good acidity. Nice nose of dark fruit, strawberry, dark cherry, smoked meats. A good wine; but don't need more.
iamandyc wrote: (91 points)
November 29, 2015 - A bit soft and sappy at first out of the bottle but firmed up and got more serious over time. Cherry fruit that is very pure and darkened over time. Light body that took on some weight with air. Not very complex but pleasurable.
WineHawkeye Likes this wine: (90 points)
November 11, 2015 - Very good. Round red fruit flavors. Lacking the acidity to bring full complexity and a lengthy finish. 90+
GA_Seattle Likes this wine: (92 points)
May 30, 2015 - Decanted 40 minutes. Dark purple color, wouldn't guess Pinot. Floral bouquet of honeysuckle, ripe golden cherries, raspberries. Palate of boysenberry, honeycomb, vanilla, finishing with earth notes. Medium plus acidity, well structured wine, but starting to reveal its greatness. Excellent wine, should continue to improve for at least 2-3 years.1 person found this helpful Comment
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- Vintage 2010
- Type Red
- Producer Joseph Phelps
- Varietal Pinot Noir
- Designation n/a
- Vineyard Pastorale Vineyard
- Country USA
- Region California
- SubRegion Sonoma County
- Appellation Sonoma Coast
- Pending Delivery 8 (1%)
- In Cellars 326 (55%)
- Consumed 259 (44%)
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