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2019 Tula Vista Pinot Noir Bottle

2019 Tula Vista Pinot Noir

Our Tula Vista vineyard is located just west of the Donum Estate on Ramal road, a few short miles from the Château. We purchased this 70 acre site in 2012. In early 2014 we finished re-establishing the vineyard by planting 29 acres of Chardonnay and 22 acres of Pinot Noir. This site of rolling hills and clay loam soil perched right on the edge of the San Pablo Bay is exposed to tremendous wind and fog, and is guaranteed to offer us an exciting new element of Carneros terroir.

Tasting Notes

The nose presents notes of pomegranate, red rose, bergamot tea, and new leather, balanced by a warm, toasty note from the extended barrel aging. On the palate, a delightful, juicy entry punctuated by baked cherry, plums, and cranberry chutney that leads to a long, polished finish accented by notes of blood orange and molasses cookie. This wine is full of texture and is enjoyable to drink now, and will also reward those who wait.

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Food Pairings

This is a superior wine for pairing with food, with its versatile flavor profile. It is particularly well suited to dishes with mushrooms or meats, and is a great selection for a holiday table.

Varietal Composition

Appellation: Carneros
Harvest brix: 25.3
Final pH: 3.72
Final Acid: 0.57g/100ml
Alcohol: 14.7%

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