Grape: Pinot Noir
Category: Red Wine
Location LCBO General List
Country: United States
Region: East Coast
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Don Sebastian & Sons
Alcohol: 14.5% Alcohol/Vol.
A sweet style Pinot
Description: Light ruby in colour with a medium to medium+ nose. This wine features Christmas cake, Maraschino cherry, plums, coffee, nutmeg and violets on the nose. Full body with low tannins, low acidity and an average length.
Negatives: Way too sweet for me and some heat from the 14.5% alcohol
Interesting Point: On the front label list this as from Napa & Sonoma County, which I find Atypical, but on the back label it’s listed as North Coast which I find sweeter Pinot Noirs
Drink now or in the next year on its own or pair it with Vietnamese Pulled Pork Sliders.
Tasted: 18 January 2016
Score: 8/10, Value: 8/10 Total: 16/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3