Gloria Ferrer Carneros Pinot Noir 2008, Carneros

For the price, this is a delicious old-world meets new, concentrated style from well-respected Gloria Ferrer. The earthy,... Sara d'Amato - LCBO, SAQ, BCLDB
925925
Gloria Ferrer Carneros Pinot Noir 2008, Carneros Bottle
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Gloria Ferrer Carneros Pinot Noir 2008, Carneros 88 8 $25.95
Sara d'Amato http://www.winealign.com/profile/13582-Sara-d%27Amato

For the price, this is a delicious old-world meets new, concentrated style from well-respected Gloria Ferrer. The...

David Lawrason http://www.winealign.com/profile/466-David-Lawrason

Now edging into maturity this mid-weight pinot show bright garnet-brick colour. The nose is generous, fairly lifted...

John Szabo, MS http://www.winealign.com/profile/3333-John-Szabo%2C-MS

Sweet, simple, chocolaty, wood-driven West Coast style pinot, with plenty of ripe fleshy fruit and high alcohol. Wood...

Gloria Ferrer Carneros Pinot Noir 2008, Carneros

Pinot Noir Pinot Noir
California, Usa

$25.95 (925925)

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88 pts
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September 15, 2012

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

For the price, this is a delicious old-world meets new, concentrated style from well-respected Gloria Ferrer. The...

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David Lawrason
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Now edging into maturity this mid-weight pinot show bright garnet-brick colour. The nose is generous, fairly lifted...

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John Szabo, MS

Sweet, simple, chocolaty, wood-driven West Coast style pinot, with plenty of ripe fleshy fruit and high alcohol. Wood...

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Dan Trcka
Dan Trcka

The 2008 Gloria Ferrer Carneros Pinot Noir is a medium bodied, integrated wine with appealing aromas of red currant, blackberry, oak and vanilla. It has a nice minerality, refined tannins and a long finish. Drink this sipping wine now and for the next 5+ years. My impression: NICE to BEAUTIFUL, 89-90 pts. Tasted Sept/12.

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Brad Mate
Brad Mate

After you let this open up, it becomes soft and smooth. It's a mellow wine with sweet cherries & vanilla woodsmoke. Nice medium body. It has a bit of tension holding it back from achieving greatness.

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Jason Solanki
Jason Solanki

Nice smoky and beetroot aromas. Medium-bodied with red currant, vanilla, and woodsmoke flavours on palate. Well-integrated tannins and has a long finish. Tasted Sept/2012.

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