Wine Spectator | Rating: 88Offering snappy raspberry and pomegranate, plum and cherry notes, this is medium weight, with nice density and a cleansing finish. Drink now. 1,817 cases made.Author: James Laube
Vinous | Rating: 89The 2014 2014 Pinot Noir (Sonoma Coast) is arguably the most structured and nuanced of these four appellation-level Pinots. Crushed flowers, herbs, succulent red cherries, menthol and rose petal are all nicely delineated in the glass. The 2014 is a bit reticent, but it is gorgeous.Author: Antonio Galloni
Quality across the board is exceptionally high, with especially notable Pinot Noirs. There are no secrets to Williams Selyem's success: they seek low yield, fully ripened grapes from superb vineyard sources.
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Collector Data For This Wine
- 161 bottles owned
- 47 collectors