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2008 Acacia Pinot Noir Lone Tree Vineyard Carneros
- Napa / Sonoma
Community Tasting Notes 6
jlhkiss Likes this wine: (92 points)
August 26, 2015 - Phenomenal nose of dried herbs, roses, white flowers, and rich cherry cobbler baking spices. Rich, round, luscious palate, leading into a toasty finish. This is drinking at peak and improved far more than I thought. Not my preferred style of Pinot, but still, I enjoyed it and respect how this has matured into its own mold. Drink now.
jlhkiss Likes this wine: (91 points)
April 5, 2015 - Good funk on opening which gave way to a more standard oak profile for Napa Pinot. Gorgeous purple color with ruby hues. Nose brings sappy red fruit, strawberry hard candy, and dried, savory herbs. The palate is medium-full and brings nice notes of black cherry, pomegranate, tart raspberries, cinnamon, and blackberry baking spices. The finish is smooth and oaky. At peak now, so drink up if you have any left. Acidity and tannins are tired, but you will enjoy this if you like a fully mature CA Pinot and all of its silky smooth nuances on the palate.
wadesh wrote: (92 points)
September 24, 2012 - very nice, notes of earth, pepper, spice with a smoky flavor and nice finish. Only wish I had more.
ppaluszewski Likes this wine: (91 points)
September 14, 2012 - Excellent Pinot - showing well now. Great fruit and structure with a bit of spice.
mwneil wrote: (90 points)
August 7, 2012 - Excellent Carneros Pinot Noir. Good fruit and balance.
Pro Reviews 1
By Allen Meadows
May 2011, Issue #42 (link)
(Acacia Vineyard Pinot Noir - Lone Tree Vineyard Villages Red) Subscribe to see review text.
- Vintage 2008
- Type Red
- Producer Acacia
- Varietal Pinot Noir
- Designation n/a
- Vineyard Lone Tree Vineyard
- Country USA
- Region California
- SubRegion Napa / Sonoma
- Appellation Carneros
- UPC Code 018138504727
- Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
- In Cellars 53 (31%)
- Consumed 116 (69%)