Montemar 2013 Pinot Noir
Featured in our Pinot Noir Wine of the Month Club
- Sta. Rita Hills AVA
- 92 Points — Wine Enthusiast magazine
- Buona Terra Vineyard, Sta. Rita Hills AVA
- 100% Pinot Noir
- 19 months in oak
- Cases Produced
The Montemar 2013 Buona Terra Vineyard Pinot Noir comes from a small seven acre vineyard, nestled on the far western edge of Sta. Rita Hills - in fact, it is one of the farthest west in the appellation. Very light in the glass, this beautiful single vineyard bottling shows notes of fresh pomegranate and rose petals on the expressive nose. The wine is tight and bright in the glass with flavors of raspberry, cranberry, fennel and chaparral spice.
From humble garage winemaking beginnings comes the ultra-tiny Montemar Winery, releasing small lots of Rhône and Burgundian style wines from Santa Barbara County's most desirable vineyards.
Located in the heart of Santa Barbara County’s affectionately named ‘L ...Read more...