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Magazine Archives: Oct. 15, 2013

Understanding Calera Pinots: From Vineyard to Bottle

James Laube
Issue: October 15, 2013

Josh Jensen's Calera Pinot Noirs share the reserve, subtlety and limestone minerality found in many iconic red Burgundies. In that regard, they stand apart in California, as Jensen did when he homed in on what he thought would be an ideal location for growing Pinot. Wine Spectator's James Laube explains.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands September 17, 2013.

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