Au Bon Climat (Santa Maria Valley)
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2015 Au Bon Climat Knox Alexanderpinot Noir Santa Maria Valley California
- View: ruby red color, but with some purple flashes.
- Nose: As the aroma, ripe red fruit stand, which gives a character that evokes the forest. It has a strong and shocking shade of wood, licorice and pepper.
- Mouth: In the mouth has easy step, even though it hits, not overwhelm. The balance of acidity is right and end it remains enviable.
APPELLATION: Santa Maria Valley.
VINEYARD: Au Bon Climat.
GRAPES: Pinot Noir.
AGEING: in oak barrels.
PREPARATION: The grapes are manually harvested near the end of the year. Cold de-stemmed and macerated in the same temperature conditions for a few hours. So obtained is brought to ferment a first time in stainless steel tanks and then is aged for a long period, reposing in oak barrels. Finally, it should be clarified and locked in the bottle, where it leaves some months before going to market.
PAIRING: Red meats, dishes of strong flavors, cheeses, some Asian dishes, raisins.
RIGHT SERVING TEMPERATURE: 16-18 ° C
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