2013 Fogline Vineyards Sun Chase Vineyard Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir

14.0% alc., pH 3.60, TA 0.60, 245 cases, $42. This 40-acre, sustainably-farmed vineyard is located where the Petaluma Gap meets Sonoma Mountain, perched at 900 to 1,400 feet elevation on a southwestern facing hillside. Clones 667 and 777. Aged in French oak barrels, 33% new. · Moderate crimson color in the glass. Aromas of black cherry, sous-bois and oak lead to a mid weight style wine with enticing flavors of black cherry, black raspberry, boysenberry and spice with a deft touch of oak in the background. Charming, with balanced ripe tannins, and irresistible juicy vibrancy. Score: 92. Reviewed October 2, 2016

Winery: Fogline Vineyards
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