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Nonno Pino and Zio Renato ca.1935

NEBBIOLO:

2012 Estate Nebbiolo, Green Valley of Russian River Valley
Number of cases produced: 75
Price: $34
These 15-year-old estate vines are producing their best wine yet. Great balance of fruit, tannins and acidity. After 4 years in barrel, it is ready to drink now (best if decanted) or cellar for years to come. An outstanding expression of California Nebbiolo. On the palate: pomegranate, blueberrry, with classic notes of tobacco and violets. Grippy tannins and a long finish. Offered with a 6 bottle limit.
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2012 Nebbiolo "Fosco," Green Valley of Russian River Valley
Number of cases produced: 30
Price: $22
All estate fruit from younger vines producing a fruitier, bolder, but less structured wine. While by no means a heavy or dark wine, it is on this end of the spectrum for Nebbiolo. Aromas of rose, anise and leather, beautiful ruby red color, flavors of cranberry and rasberry with a hint of dried basil.
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2012 Nebbiolo, Luna Matta Vineyard, Adelaida District
Number of cases produced: 50
Price: $26
Luna Matta Vineyard is a premier growing site on the west side of Paso Robles. On the palate, this light and spicy Nebbiolo dances on the tongue with its bright acidity and flavors of tart cherry. Aromatic notes of violets, roses and brown sugar predominate, while tones of anise develop as the wine opens up in the glass. Complex with a good balance of fruit and spice. Aged 4 yrs in neutral French oak.
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2010 Nebbiolo "Bruma," Lake County
Number of cases produced: 72
Price: $16
"Bruma" (Italian for 'light fog') is an early-drinking rendition of the nebbiolo grape. Still, undercurrents of tannins and structure, and the classic Nebbiolo aromas come through. Blueberries, plum and dried orange peel with a hint of dried herbs. Aged 3 years in neutral French oak.
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PINOT AND SANGIOVESE:

2012 Estate Pinot Noir, Green Valley of Russian River Valley
Number of cases produced: 112
Price: $30
From our dry-farmed Green Valley vineyard, now in it's 18th year. Unoaked and elegant, this is a stellar expression of an exceptional growing year. Great clarity of fruit, with an underlying earthiness. Layers of pomegranate and blueberry evolve with every sip, mingled with mineral and spice. Silky on the palate, with a long slightly peppery finish. Aged 3 years in neutral French oak.
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2012 Pinot Noir, Two Dog Vineyard, Russian River Valley
Number of cases produced: 95
Price: $24
A single vineyard wine from a one acre plot near the Olivet Lane corridor, dry-farmed and traditional. Aged 32 mos. in neutral French oak. Medium light in body with a beautiful ruby color, offering nuanced but complex flavors of tart cherry and raspberry with notes of violet and sandalwood. Soft tannins and an underpinning of brisk acidity make this a classic Russian River Valley food wine. A bright companion to wintry soups and charred bruschetta.
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2011 Sangiovese, Russian River Valley
Number of cases produced: 48
Price: $22 SOLD OUT
A blend of estate Green Valley grapes and the fruit from our friends Bob and Chris Bennett's vineyard in the eastern part of Russian River Valley (a warmer site). Aged 3 years in neutral French oak. On the palate: flavors of cherry, plum, thyme lead into a long floral finish. A winner with Italian dishes - pair it with anything that has a tomato sauce, or a nice rare steak.
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