Cattleya Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast Belly of the Whale 2019
Ripe and plush, with sculpted dark fruit and berry flavors …
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Wine Type and Color
Sep 30, 2021
This popular red grape originated in Burgundy but has spread across the New World. Like its white Burgundian counterpart Chardonnay, Pinot Noir is early-budding, early-ripening and thin-skinned. The sites where it tends to thrive can experience tough growing conditions, which lead to more rigorous fruit selection and lower yields. This is one of the reasons that high-quality Pinot Noir often carries a higher price tag than other wines.