Pinot Noir

Calera Pinot Noir

Pinot Noir

750 ML


Product Description

Deep color and fresh fruitful flavors distinguish the 2006 Central Coast Pinot Noir. The aroma is concentrated with an abundance of varietal personality accented by notes of ripe black cherries, plum and sweet spice. The wine is lively on the palate with ripe summer berry flavors of that are complimented and complexed by hints of black tea and exotic spice. It is both richly textured and well balanced with a core of fine tannin that will assure its longevity.


Varietal: Pinot Noir

Region: Central Coast

Region Description:

The Central Coast AVA is a large American Viticultural Area that spans from Santa Barbara County to the San Francisco Bay Area. With around 100,000 acres planted, Chardonnay accounts for more then half of the total plantings. Within this larger AVA are several smaller appellations that share the same cooling influence from the Pacific Ocean. These include Arroyo Grande Valley AVA Arroyo Seco AVA Carmel Valley AVA Chalone AVA Cienega Valley AVA Contra Costa County AVA Edna Valley AVA Hames Valley AVA Lime Kiln AVA Livermore Valley AVA Monterey AVA Monterey County AVA Pacheco Pass AVA Paicines AVA Paso Robles AVA San Antonio Valley AVA San Benito AVA San Bernabe AVA San Francisco Bay AVA San Lucas AVA San Luis Obispo County AVA San Ysidro District AVA Santa Barbara County AVA Santa Clara County AVA Santa Clara Valley AVA Santa Cruz County AVA Santa Lucia Highlands AVA Santa Maria Valley AVA Santa Ynez Valley AVA Sta. Rita Hills AVA York Mountain AVA