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Dutton-Goldfield 2016 Pinot Noir

Featured in our Platinum Wine of the Month Club

Russian River Valley AVA
94 Points — Wine Enthusiast magazine
93 Points — PinotFile Review
92 Points — Wine Spectator
91 Points — Connoisseurs' Guide
91 Points — Anthony Dias Blue
 
Appellation
Fox Den Vineyard, Russian River Valley AVA
Grapes
100% Pinot Noir
Aged
17 months in oak
Cases Produced
767


Planted by owners Steve Dutton and Dan Goldfield in 2002, Fox Den Vineyard is perched on top of Stoetz Ridge, at the western border of Green Valley and just above the town of Occidental in Sonoma’s Russian River Valley. This beautiful site yields exceptional Pinot Noir fruit, which Dutton-Goldfield has been lovingly crafting into wine since 2004. The 2016 Fox Den Vineyard Pinot Noir captures that perfect combination of brightness and richness and it is especially vibrant in both the aromas and flavors. On the nose, vivid notes of cherry, strawberry and raspberry complement the luscious palate with flavors of Bing cherry, baking spice and Chambord. The texture is caressing and smooth with fine tannins that carry the creamy strawberry shortcake finish to a delicious end.

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