Chateau St. Jean Pinot Noir 2011

Pinot Noir Pinot Noir
California, Usa

$19.95 (308221)

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Critic Reviews (3)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a new California appellation pinot from this Sonoma-based winery. In other words, the grapes come from more...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Under the generic California appellation, this pinot noir from St. Jean is simple but pleasantly fruity, soft and...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

A somewhat rustic example from Chateau St. Jean but not uncharacteristic of the varietal. There is a certain old...

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Community Reviews (1)

Edward Rasiulis
Edward Rasiulis

Deep ruby with a slight garnet tinge in colour with a medium+ intense nose.

A simple yet flavourable Pinot

Positives: This wine features cedar, cloves, cinnamon, cranberry, BBQ lit coals and autumn forest leaves. Medium body with low tannins, good acidity and a fairly long length

Negatives: None

Drink now or over the next year on its own or have it with Thanksgiving dinner.

Tasted: 29 Sept 2013

Best Buy

Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 8.5+/10 (Clearance Price: 9/10) Total: 17.5/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3.5+

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