Furthermore’s Russian River Pinot is an assemblage of their estate vineyard and grapes from a few select neighbors. It’s a blend of Pommard clone and Dijon clone Pinot Noir. This elegant Pinot Noir leads with aromatics of black bramble fruits leading into a palate full of cranberry and dark cherry. Scrumptious.
Sounds like the beginning (or middle) of a wicked diatribe, but rest assured it’s much more uplifting than all that. Refined, elegant and totally divine Pinot Noir is the name of the game at Furthermore where their loyalty to the noble grape is absolute. The boutique urban winery was founded in San Francisco by two Pinot Noir devotees – Robert Zeches, a software engineer, and Chad Richard, a digital media entrepreneur who wanted to demonstrate the nuances of various vineyard sites in California as well as Pinot Noir's breadth of expressions.