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2018 Au Bon Climat Pinot Noir "Bien Nacido Vineyard"

Au Bon Climat 2018 Bien Nacido Pinot Noir

Winery: Au Bon Climat

Vintage: 2018

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Bien Nacido Vineyard"

Wine Category: Pinot Noir

Grape blend: 100% Pinot Noir

Bottle size: 750 ml

Region: Santa Maria Valley

State or country: CA

Price: $40

Cases produced: 250

KWG Score: 92.3 (based on 4 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good (89.5)

Review date: June 2, 2021

Wine Review: This pale garnet colored Pinot Noir opens with a forest floor and cinnamon bouquet with a hints of vanilla, red raspberry. On the palate, this wine is medium bodied, balanced and juicy. The flavor profile is loamy earth and tart red plum blend with notes pomegranate and cinnamon. We also detected some hints of mild minerality and light black tea mixed in. The finish is dry and refreshing. The Panel would pair this Pinot with charcuterie platter or a mushroom ravioli. Enjoy – KWGTP

Winemaker Notes: Not Available

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