Scherrer Winery Pinot Noir Russian River Valley 2010

Fred Scherrer founded his eponymous winery in 1998 in Sebastopol, California. Fred has spent his life in and around wine; he grew up helping his father farm the family’s Zinfandel vineyard in the Alexander Valley, Sonoma County. After graduating from the University of California Davis, Fred worked at Fieldstone and Greenwood Ridge before moving on to Dehlinger Winery. He was hired as an assistant at Dehlinger, and over the course of 10 years, worked his way up to winemaker. Fred sources his fruit from highly regarded vineyards and designate parcels in Sonoma County, Sonoma Coast and the Russian River Valley. [+]