ABOUT THIS WINE
At Benziger Family Winery, we are dedicated to winemaking that reveals the true character of the vineyard, the varietal and the vintage in certified sustainable wines defined by individuality and the passion of the people who make them. This wine was made with grapes grown by certified sustainable farming methods. Our sustainable philosophy promotes natural vineyard management, restoration of the land and biodiversity on the estate. We believe these practices result in wines that reflect the authentic flavors, aromas and character of the vineyard.
93 POINTS - " Made with certifiedorganic grapes, utilizing native yeast fermentation, and aged in French oak, this special Pinot Noir lifts aromas of tilled soil and sweet cherries out of the glass. It’s savory on the palate with sweet tobacco and still-fragrant dried roses." - Tasting Panel
This small production, Russian River Valley Pinot Noir has aromas of black cherry, raspberry and a hint of sweet tobacco. In the glass, earthy notes of white pepper and rose petals are balanced by soft elegant tannins.
This wine was made with certified organically grown grapes. Our organically grown wines are audited annually and certified by the California Certified Organic Farmers (CCOF). We believe organic grape growing promotes wines that reflect the authentic flavors, aromas, and character of the vineyard.