Bougetz Cellars

2014 Russian River Valley The Cairn Pinot Noir

Pinot Noir •Catie's Corner Vineyard

California: Sonoma County: Russian River Valley

Offer Expired:Oct 31, 2017 at 11:59 pm
$39.00
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Mission Briefing

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Lovin' it!

Would you like to know what the quintessential Russian River Valley Pinot Noir smells, tastes and feels like? Well, we’ve got one of the best RRV Pinots that we’ve come across. Today’s Bougetz Cellars 2014 Russian River Valley The Cairn Pinot Noir is a super aromatic, uber-delicious Pinot that we’re bonkers over!

Wow! on the nose, with gorgeous aromas of cherry cola, cranberry, Alpine strawberry, dried wild mushroom, summer forest, subtle pie spice, subtle dried orange peel and hints of flinty mineral and super subtle gunpowder. Racy and delicious on the palate, with flavors of Bing cherry, wild strawberry, cranberry, hibiscus tea, dried orange peel, black tea leaf, pomegranate, soft toasty oak and subtle mixed spice.

Bougetz is one of our favorite new finds and we look forward to showcasing more of their wines in the near future. Once you get this wonderful wine home, please write in to tell us how you liked it - or loved it!

Tasting Profile

Look:

Like a cup of rubies, this wine shines and glints in the light with pure, gemlike pink and red hues.

Smell:

Cherry cola, cranberry, Alpine strawberry, dried wild mushroom, summer forest, subtle pie spice, subtle dried orange peel, and hints of flinty mineral and super subtle gunpowder.

Taste:

Bing cherry, wild strawberry, cranberry, hibiscus tea, dried orange peel, black tea leaf, pomegranate, soft toasty oak, and subtle mixed spice.

Finish:

Medium long, with soft tannins. Red fruits fade to reveal orange peel, spice, and soft spice.

Pairing:

Enjoy with plank grilled salmon steaks or bacon stuffed mushrooms.

What the Winery Says

Winemaker
Thomas Bougetz
Varietal
Pinot Noir
Vintage
2014
Appellation
Russian River Valley
Abv
14.3%
pH
3.75
TA
5.57 g/L
Aging
10 Months
Barrels
40% New French Oak
Vineyard
Catie’s Corner
Fermentation
14-Day
Production
135 Cases
Bottling Date
September 2015

About the Winery

Offer Expired:Oct 31, 2017 at 11:59 pm
$39.00
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