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2015 Pinot Noir Dijon 777

2015 Pinot Noir – Dijon 777 In 2015, among a cellar full of great wine, several barrels of Dijon 777 stood out as exceptional. I set aside a portion of the wine from four different barrels to make what was for us, a rare, single-clone wine, The only other...

2015 Wedding Block Reserve Pinot Noir

2015 Wedding Block Reserve For the Wedding Block Reserve, we took the best four barrels from 2015 and aged them for an extra year for a total of 20 months in French oak. The wine in these barrels stood out on its own but the combination of the barrels checked all of...

2016 Estate Pinot Noir

2016 Estate Pinot Noir The 2016 vintage benefitted from an early spring and a warm, but not hot summer and fall. This allowed us to pick beautiful, luscious fruit in early September, a record for us. The fruit was uniformly pristine when it arrived at the winery with...

2017 Estate Pinot Noir

2017 Estate Pinot Noir 2017 was an unusual growing season in that depending on the week it could be cool and wet or hot and dry. The result is a hybrid between a cool vintage and a warm vintage that showcases the best of both. Smaller berries with thick skins yielded...