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PLATEAU Pinot Noir, California

Regular price $22.00 $19.00 Sale

WHY WE LOVE IT:

  • Easy drinking Pinot, slightly sweet palate pleaser
  • Amazing price for this California Pinot.
  • Made by same winemaker as Highlands Wines

 WINEMAKER: Bradley Smith; Silenus

WHAT WE TASTED: Notes of plum, berry, strawberry and cherry. A beautiful ruby red color, smoky nose and sweet, easy finish filled with lingering oak offers lighter red wine lovers a juicy enjoyment.

WHAT WE PAIRED:

  • Roasted Cornish game hen with mushroom risotto
  • Pork chops with herbs, orange and fennel
  • Grilled chicken sausages, vegetables, goat cheese polenta

PERSONALITY: Highlands Napa Valley believes that quality wine making begins in the vineyard. Silver Oak alumni owns and cares for this brand.

TECHNICAL: 

  • 97% Pinot Noir, 2% Syrah, 1% Petit Verdot
  • Aged 12 months in small Oak barrels