2005 Windward Vineyard Monopole Paso Robles Pinot Noir

2,000 cases, $36. · A nice young French girl was pouring and this was appropriate as this wine was the most “Burgundian,” and the least New World at the event. There was noteworthy earthiness, minerality, and fecundity complimenting the red fruits in this wine. It was not as showy as several other Pinot Noirs that were poured, but it is built more for the long haul. A connoisseur’s Pinot. Reviewed July 16, 2007

Winery: Windward Vineyard
From article: Pinot & Paella Cook-Off