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2005 Flowers Pinot Noir Andreen-Gale Cuvée

UNITED STATES / CALIFORNIA / SONOMA
  • 89 IWC
  • Variety
    Pinot Noir

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SKU: 71953-2005-1500

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  • International Wine Cellar | Rating: 89

    ($48) Deep red. Fresh strawberry and raspberry scents are pure and energetic, with gentle oak spice adding complexity. Tangy red fruits on the palate, picking up fine-grained tannins with air. Finishes with good lift and cut, repeating the lively strawberry quality and leaving a subtle trace of minerals behind.
    Author: Josh Raynolds
    Issue: May/June 2008
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  • In 1989, Walt and Joan Flowers' quest for a cool climate vineyard site lead these former nursery owners to answer a short classified ad for land on the rugged Sonoma coast of Northern California. Atop 1,150-1,875-foot high ridges overlooking the Pacific Ocean, they have grown and produced quality Pinot Noir and Chardonnay since the inaugural vintage in 1993. Flowers holds two estate properties: Camp Meeting Ridge, 23 acres of vines planted on the original property; and Flowers Ranch, 47 acres of Pinot planted from 1998-2001 on a second property. Both of these parcels benefit from abundant sunshine during the growing season, with the warmth tempered by the fog and cool wind off the ocean. Case production is around 15,000 cases each year. The finished products are consistently praised as excellent representations of the extreme terrior of the Northern Sonoma coastline.

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    Collector Data For This Wine

    • 115 bottles owned
    • 26 collectors