Pinot Noir 2020

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About the Wine

Medium bodied Pinot Noir with notes of dark cherry and raspberry, a dash of vanilla, a hint of mushroom, and just a touch of well integrate toasted oak.  Our preferred cheese pairing is an aged (unsmoked) gouda.

The Story

Grand theft moped with a cheerleading accomplice makes for an enduring family legend (as well as an inspired name). This wine salutes a certain bobbysoxer whose poor father’s moped was swiped right before her eyes while on top of the pyramid. Leaving the key in the ignition may have made the heist just a little easier. We have never given up hope of finding it.

Technical Info

Varietals: 100% Pinot Noir

Vineyards: Spanish Springs (Edna Valley, CA)

Aging: 18 months (25% new French oak, 75% used French oak)

Alcohol: 14.4%

pH: 3.74

Production: 99 cases

When to Drink: Now-2027