John Tyler 2008 Pinot Noir Bacigalupi Vineyard

Produced from the family's own Bacigalupi Vineyard in the Russian River Valley, the 2008 Pinot Noir has an undeniable finesse about it right from the start The bouquet shows a beautiful blend of red and dark fruits with just a touch of toasted oak. The palate is super concentrated with complex fruits, truffle, hints of mellow oak, and valley floor. Wine Enthusiast calls the 2008 Pinot Noir a wonderful wine that is rich and delicious. The raspberry and cherry fruit is dusted with exotic spices and finished with sweet, smoky oak With its silky texture and good acidity, a brilliant evocation of a warm part of the valley. [+]