2005 Vino V Solomon Hills Vineyard Santa Maria Valley Pinot Noir

14.5% alc., 112 cases, $45. 18 months in barrel (20% new). · The aromas are a little funky and earthy with notes of wild red berries, black cherry, hay, and oak. Soft red fruit and green tea flavors finish with tangy raspberry notes. Alcohol peaks out on the nose and finish. Reviewed February 18, 2008

Winery: Vino V Wines
From article: Small Sips of Pinot