2002 Valley of the Moon
Carneros Pinot Noir

Wine Description
FOCUS ON FLAVORS AND AROMAS OF BING CHERRIES, ALLSPICE AND VANILLA, WITH A LINGERING FINISH.

Winemaker Notes

This 2002 vintage release of Valley of the Moon Pinot Noir shows the distinctive Black Cherry aroma that is indicative of the Carneros appellation. This complex wine is aged in French oak for eleven months to add the aroma of vanilla and mellow the wine’s rich body. The fruit flavors are carried into the taste of the wine, exhibiting a fine mouthfeel and supple tannins followed by a crisp finish.

Food Recommendations
This wine is an excellent accompaniment to salmon as well as pork and chicken.



COMPOSITION: 100% Pinot Noir

APPELLATION: 100% Carneros

AGING: Eleven months in French oak

ACID/PH: 5.84g/L / 3.77pH

ALCOHOL: 14.5%

PRODUCTION: 1,501 cases

BOTTLED: August 2003

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