It is an upright growing Pinot with thick skins and modest yields. Also on the North Saddle block is the celebrated Dijon clone 943, which makes thick velvety Pinot Noir. This clone is a favorite of the University of Dijon’s Dr. Raymond Bernard. The Wakeena block near the estate entrance gate is planted to Dijon 115 and 943.
Smaller amounts of Clones 2A and 943 lend acid and pretty red fruit flavors. TASTING NOTES A magnificent aromatic blend of dried Bing cherry and crushed wild strawberries swirl amongst layers of cinnamon, clove and cedarbox in this deep ruby wine. With plenty of classic “Chamisal” spice, the 2012 Califa Pinot Noir exhibits a complex and
Encircled by Douglas Fir and oak trees, Rain Dance offers rolling views and terroir with a significant sense of place. Pinot Noir reigns in this vineyard represented by Pommard, Wadenswil, and Dijon clones 115, 667, 777 and 943. Our flagship Estate Pinot Noir and our Member Exclusive Reserve Pinot Noir are produced from the Rain Dance Vineyard.
Pinot Noir 125 was finally chosen for its ruby red colour, smooth and powerful tannins, and a lesser sensibility to Botrytis (30% less sensitive than standard clones according to our measurements). With a low production level on average, the Pinot Noir FPS 125 offers an outstanding potential for premium wines. Syrah FPS 19
Our 2017 Three Sixty Pinot Noir comes from two blocks in Bucher Vineyard – Opa’s Block (Dijon 943 Clone) and Pear Tree Block (Dijon 667 Clone). $65.00. 2017 Pinot Noir Pommard Clone Bucher Vineyard Russian River Valley. Our 2017 Pommard Clone Pinot Noir comes from two blocks in Bucher Vineyard—Tory’s Block and the West Pyramid Block.
The Inglenook vineyard had been planted in the 1930’s. When Olmo went in search of Pinot noir clones in 1951, he and Louis M. Martini turned to the Inglenook vineyards at the Niebaum estate on Highway 29 in Rutherford. “Pinot noir clones 41 through 60” were collected in August, 1951, from a vineyard west of the hill near the residence.
In the new world, particularly in Oregon, wines of extraordinary quality continue to be made from the (ex-University of California at Davis) Pommard (principally UCD4) and Wadensvil (UCD 1A and / or 2A) clones. Gamay Beaujolais is a Californian misnomer for a UCD clone series of upright-growing (‘Pinot droit’) Pinot noir.
Upright-growing clones are well suited for the production of base wine for Crémant also for Pinot Noir wines ‘vinified white’. e)The small-berried clones: the berries of these clones are very small, for that reason the relationship between fruit and berry-skin is especially interesting in reaching a high aroma and colour extraction. The small
In the simplest of terms, this is our home base. Martin Ray Winery sits squarely in the geographic center of the appellation. Declared as its own AVA within Sonoma County, the Russian River Valley is defined by its cool marine influence, filtered in from the south by the Petaluma Gap.
Jun 02, 2014 · Exploring the diversity of Pinot Noir clones and rootstocks – Coal River Valley ⦿ Pinot Noir 3.7Ha and Riesling 2.9Ha ⦿ 4 clones of Riesling ⦿ 6 clones of Pinot Noir across 4 different roots 20 different combinations ⦿ Vine density 4,300-5000 vines per Ha, 2m rows, VSP ⦿ Riesling made at Winemaking Tasmania ⦿ Pinot Noir made on
Pinot Noir clones include 943, 115, 2A, 777, Pommard 5, 828, 667. Syrah. The beauty of Syrah in this vineyard is the cool-climate influences on the fruit which brings an elegance and prettiness to the wine vs. a warmer climate Syrah. Syrah clones in Syrah-Noir and Clone 174.
Our most robust selection of Dijon clones to date: 943, 667, 115 and 777, all tempered by a touch of Pommard. Aged 18 months in French Oak barrels and a concrete egg. Demeter Certified; made with Biodynamic Grapes. 91 points “Some wild, brambly and gently meaty aromas with a slightly smoky edge that make for a complex young pinot.
Terra de Promissio, developed and managed by Charles and Diana Karren is now 50 acres of Pinot Noir vines. The first 32 acres were planted in 2002 to Dijon Clones 115 and 777. In 2012 and 2013, the remaining 18 acres were planted to Clones 943, 97 and Field Blend, which the winemakers call Calera.
Feb 12, 2020 · Our mix of Pinot Noir clones were specifically chosen for their flavor profile with 50% of the vineyard planted in Burgundy clones. Clone 667 fills out the middle palate, while 777 provides a long finish. The rest of the vines are a mixture of eleven other clones, including UCD 5, UCD 6, 114, 115, Mariafeld, AM10, 4, 5, 943 and Abel.
Aug 13, 2016 · The best pinot noir clones come from Dijon, and they are trademarked and numerically coded. 375, 459, 667, 743, 777 and 943. These are the clones
Harvest 2018 officially started today with 4.5 tons of gorgeous Pinot Noir from Rita’s Crown Vineyard. We picked three blocks: Block 14A planted to Clone 667, Block 14B/Clone 777 and Block 14C/Clone 828. We also harvested 3.5 tons of Pinot Noir from the legendary Sanford & Benedict Vineyard (Block 4D/Clone 943). Ken says both look outstanding
Tasting Notes: This wine is a blend of clones 943 and 90 and is bold and intense in style. Handpicked at the end of harvesting season, de-stemmed grapes fermented in the barrels to achieve a rounder mouth feel to the final wine. This richly textured Pinot Noir is fruit-forward, intense and complex.
The vineyard is currently planted to about 4 acres of Pinot noir (clones 115, 777, 943, Pommard and Wadenswil) and 2 acres of Chardonnay (clones 76, 95 and 96).The vineyard is owned by Jessica Cortell and Doug King and managed by Vitis Terra Vineyards Services. 6675 SE Yampo Rd., Amity, OR 97101 541-829-1194 vitisterra.com
100% Pinot Noir, clones Abel, 115, 777, 667, 943, 6. Winemaking. Hand picked Pinot Noir grapes were destemmed in spearate batches, with a 15% wholebunch component used to add complexity and structure. Fermentation with indigenous yeast was following by 12 months of maturation in new and older French oak barriques.
2017 Durell Vineyard Pinot Noir In the rolling hills of southwest Sonoma, Durell Pinot Noir thrives in early afternoon breezes that funnel in from the San Francisco Bay and Pacific Ocean. The confluence of wind and fog allows the grapes to develop slowly, resulting in complex and intense characteristics.
This year’s exploration of the Sequitur Vineyard yielded a unique 5-barrel composition. The majority of this bottling was a union of a secret suitcase clone and the Chalone clone fermented together, 35% whole bunch. The other portion came from a single tank of untouched whole cluster Pinot that was left to ferment for 20 days.
I was surprised and impressed to hear him talking about “heritage” clones of Pinot Noir and Chardonnay as we began touring the vineyards with my fellow MW, Jean Reilly. Toward the end of the tour, Scott did mention three Dijon clones, almost apologetically. “After all,” he sighed, “not every clone
May 19, 2016 · Delicate Work with New Clone. Celeste Gantz. May 19, 2016. Vineyard Work. The newly grafted clone 23 “Mariafeld” is on the right. In April, we replaced a 1-acre block of underperforming Calera with clone 23 “Mariafeld,” a Pinot Noir clone that we hope resists the shatter that caused the Calera to be a pain in our behinds.
Our most robust selection of Dijon clones to date: 943, 667, 115 and 777, all tempered by a touch of Pommard. Aged 18 months in French Oak barrels (17% new) and a concrete egg. Demeter Certified; made with Biodynamic Grapes. 91 points “Some wild, brambly and gently meaty aromas with a slightly smoky edge that make for a complex young pinot.
2018 yielded enough fruit to produce a small number of barrels of Clone 943, the smallest block at the top of the Martin Ray Estate. Planted with a distinct purpose, it displays incredible depth and aromatics, and is typically reserved for the winery’s small bottling of estate Pinot Noir.
The 2012 Pinot Noir Estate is made from three clones – the Calera, Joseph Swan and clone 943. A fragrant perfume of black and blue fruits, tree bark, truffles, roasted herbs and subtle charcoal embers emerges from this
Planted by Richard Sanford and Michael Benedict in 1971, wines produced from this vineyard continue to set the highest quality standards. About half of this Pinot Noir hails from vines planted in 2008 to the highly regarded clone 943. The balance is from a nearby block of clone 2A planted in 2011.
2015 Martin Ray Estate Pinot Noir Limited Release. In Stock. Add To Cart. $55.00 . SKU: 1553. Add To Cart. The Vineyards. Our Estate Pinot Noir is from our own 12-acre estate vineyard comprised of 7 different clones grown in highly regarded Goldridge soil just to the east of our winery. 943 and our Martin Ray Heritage Clone). The clones
Aug 18, 2016 · Our extended growing season allow Pinot Noir to mature slowly, developing complex flavors without ripening too quickly. Our Clone Series. What is a clone? A clone is a specific genetic variation of a type of varieties of grape. Pinot Noir mutates easily, and there are over 1,000 different clones of Pinot Noir, the most of any varietal. A
Menu 2017 Pinot Noir Wendling Vineyard We’ve kept a close eye on Wendling Vineyard from the moment it was planted ten years ago. Though the site is still young, it has emerged at the forefront of Anderson Valley winemaking in the decade since it was carefully developed with the specific objective of crafting unparalleled Pinot Noir.
Feb 04, 2015 · SpierHead Pinot Noir 2013 ($24 for 600 cases). The wine is made with three clones of Pinot Noir – 115 (68% of the blend), 667 and the Pommard clone. The wine was aged 10 months in French oak. The alcohol is a moderate 12.4% but, as is often the case with good Pinot Noir, the silky texture is fuller than the alcohol would indicate.
2016 Laetitia Clone 5 Pommard Pinot Noir – One of the first French clones to come to California, the Clone 5 shows classic cherry and tart rhubarb flavors. Old world in style, this wine is known for its jammy, pie-like characters along with ripe tannins, bright acidity and a long, lingering finish.
Produced exclulsively from Burgundy clone “943” this wine is barrel-aged for nine months in French oak barrels; versatile enough to pair with salmon, chicken or mushroom risotto! Named after ‘The Architects’ of these wines – our dynamic winemaking team – this special limited release Pinot Noir has good complexity and depth of red
Clones. We have planted grafted ENTAV-INRA® certified clones. Pinot Noir clones 667, 777, 115, 943, Pommard 04, 05 and Wädenswil. Chardonnay clones 44, 75, 76 and 95. Pinot Gris clones 04 and 52. in honor of Gabriele’s German heritage we have planted Riesling ENTAV-INRA® 49
The Vineyards. Presenting our debut Synthesis Estate-grown Pinot Noir, this tiny lot is the very first vintage from our own 12-acre estate vineyard comprised of 7 different clones grown in highly regarded Goldridge soil just to the east of our winery.
95 Points: “The 2016 Pinot Noir Estate is a blend of the seventeen clones on the property. Freshly cut flowers, spice, mint, blood orange and dried flowers give the Estate beguiling aromatic complexity and nuance. There is a sense of translucent beauty in the 2016 that is fabulous, while the 40% whole clusters are very nicely integrated.
Paraiso Vineyards Pinot Noir 2015 from Monterey, Central Coast, California – Parasio Vneyard’s Estate Monterey Pinot Noir is an exceptional wine, showcasing the union of six individual clones grown on their estate vineyard; 4, 115, 667,
Bondi Home Ranch is planted with Pinot Noir clones 115, 777, 667, 828, 943, and Calera. The 2015 vintage was marked by an early growing season and a reduced crop which finished with very good quality. The wine was aged in 80% new French oak for one year before bottling.
Martin’s Lane Naramata Ranch Vineyard Pinot Noir 2014 Naramata Bench, Okanagan Valley, British Columbia, Canada One of a trio of single-vineyard pinot noirs released in 2014, this is sourced from the volcanic soiled Naramata Ranch vineyard, at the far north end of the bench, and a mix of Pommard, 943 (the newer Dijon clone with small, oval berries and long bunches) and 828.
943 Vibrant nose, Red cherry and distinctive spice but also incorporating the bunchy characters well –well balanced. All these characteristics follow well on to the palate with the front and middle displaying Insights into Pinot Noir clone performance- own rooted and when grafted to rootstock
2015 Cuvée Eva Marie Pinot Noir One Sky Vineyard. Our Cuvée series is a very special limited blend of Sonoma Mountain Pinot Noir. Eva Marie Price, Bill’s wife, loves Sonoma and has a personal connection to this particular mountain.
I initially planted Pommard clone when I put in the Pinot, and added a small block of clones 115, 667 and 777, as well as a small block of clone 828 (one of the earlier plantings in California. More recently, a small amount of clone 943 has been added; it’s really a very nice selection of clones for this cool site.
J Vineyards & Winery owns nine vineyards in the rolling hills of Sonoma County’s Russian River Valley.In this ideal region, we grow Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris and Chardonnay that bask in the warmth of the sun to develop fruity characteristics and enjoy cool temperatures at night to add acidity and depth.
sparkling wine, (2) determine the role different yeast and grape clones from different varietals have on sparkling wine quality and (3) understand how bentonite affects sparkling wine quality. The protein concentration in sparkling wine produced from Mariafeld Pinot noir
Pinot Noir History • Very old variety – selected by man from wild vines around 2,000 years ago • thPinot Noir existed in Burgundy in 4 Century AD (Morillon Noir) • Romans liked wine made by Gallic tribes from Pinot Noir
Jul 28, 2017 · Once again, our Estate Pinot Noir exhibits a classic earthy style with vibrant fruit notes that perfectly encompass Oregon and a Chehalem Mountains wine. Inviting red fruit fragrances with nuances of cherry coke, dark chocolate and vanilla. Bright and fruity on
Dijon clones including 667, 777, 115, 828, and 943. Our smaller vineyard, which we refer to as “The Tower Block” is comprised entirely of Clone 37, which is our legacy to our winery’s namesake. VARIETAL COMPOSITION 100% Pinot Noir VINTAGE NOTES Ideal conditions from beginning to end, o˜ering ideal results throughout.
The most authentic Dijon clones are available include 115, 165, 236,375, 459, 667, 743, 777, and 943. There are also Dijon clones of varied source and disease status in the trade. About a dozen of the available Pinot noir clones are planted in Oregon.
Planted by Richard Sanford and Michael Benedict in 1971, wines produced from this vineyard continue to set the highest quality standards. About 57% of this Pinot Noir hails from vines planted in 2008 to the highly regarded clone 943. The 43% balance is from a nearby block of clone 2A planted in 2011.
– The Mt Eden clone was brought to California from Burgundy by Paul Masson in the 1890s, supposedly sourced from Corton and Corton Charlemagne. – The widely domestic plantings of the Pommard clone take their origins from Dr. Harold Olmo of UC Davis, who imported two Pinot Noir clones in the 1940s.