2018 Etude 'Grace Benoist Ranch' Pinot Noir Carneros

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JS94

Grace Benoist Ranch is tucked away in the far Northwest corner of the Carneros appellation. Unlike customary Carneros acreage, which is largely uplifted bay bottoms with soils composed of clay, the soils on Grace Benoist Ranch are variations of volcanic origin. Combining these well-drained, rocky upland soils with the extreme western location closer to the Pacific Ocean make this site an ideal place to grow Burgundian varieties.

Varietal:
Pinot Noir
Vintage:
2018
Appellation:
Carneros
SKU #:
1043963
Size:
750 ml Bottle
JS94

James Suckling

Vivid strawberry and dried- flower aromas here with hints of sandalwood. Medium to full body with firm, creamy tannins and a tangy finish. Opulent. Tight and focused. Pumice and black and white-pepper notes. A pretty wine already.