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Vineyard: Larklinn Ranch

OwnerJonathan O'Bergin
AppellationAnderson Valley
VarietiesPinot Noir

Wineries sourcing from this vineyard

Reviewed wines produced from this vineyard

2005 Gryphon Anderson Valley Pinot Noir

$30. Usually this wine is 100% estate fruit but in this vintage some Santa Lucia Highlands grapes were added in. · This was the most showy wine of the three. A great core of fruit with ever-expanding flavors. Reviewed June 9, 2008 WINERY » ARTICLE »

2004 Gryphon Larklinn Anderson Valley Pinot Noir

14.7% alc. $45. · The heat in the tent seemed to exaggerate the alcohol in this wine. The nose featured attractive berry jam aromas. Plenty of stuffing on the palate with moderate tannins that still need to be shed. Showed better when tasted last year. Reviewed June 9, 2008 WINERY » ARTICLE »

2004 Gryphon Larklinn Anderson Valley Pinot Noir

14.7% alc., $45. · The nose is stunning with a bright berry onslaught. The wine is fruit-driven with dense and chewy stone fruits, but could use more acid. The finish is marked by massive tannins. Reviewed June 3, 2007 WINERY » ARTICLE »

2003 Gryphon Larklinn Anderson Valley Pinot Noir

Perfectly fine aromatics and flavors. Appealing elegance and balance. Reviewed June 9, 2008 WINERY » ARTICLE »