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2019 Pinot Noir, Mariafeld bottleshot
Napa Valley, Los Carneros

2019 Pinot Noir, Mariafeld

93 Points

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93 Points

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Winemaker's Notes

Our 2019 Mariafeld, Pinot Noir, prized for its ability to develop color and tannin in cool conditions, is typically the darkest and most brooding of our Pinot Noirs. Our 2019 vintage showcases the black and blue fruit notes and lovely spice elements we typically find in our Mariafeld selection. Blackberry, sassafras and allspice come to the fore with hints of violets on the nose. The wine displays a wonderful balance on the palate that finishes decidedly on the refreshing side.

Technical Data

Special Designation: Small Lot
Vineyard Designation: Napa Valley, Los Carneros
Harvest Date: Sept. 24, 2019
Fermentation: 22 days
Aging: 16 months in French oak (50% new)
Wine Composition: 100% Pinot Noir
Barrels Produced: 18
pH: 3.68
Alcohol: 14.5%
Acid: 5.6 g/L