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95pt Belle Glos RRV Dairyman Pinot Noir 2013 - 1.5L

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Winemaking phenom Joe Wagner does his legendary bloodline proud with this stupendous single-vineyard pinot noir. The Dairyman Pinot is Grand Cru quality - pour a glass and behold it's ever-changing awesomeness.  It's like tasting several great wines in one.  No wonder millions of Vivino users voted it the #7 Pinot in all of 2014! A brightly hued powder keg of immense fruit, audacious structure, and nuanced character producing a wine experience wine-lovers will rave about until the cows come home.

About the wine

Dairyman Vineyard was bathed in a blend of cool fog and ultra-sunny, warm summer days in 2013, producing pinot grapes that couldn’t wait to be plucked. Joe Wagner obliged the fruit’s desires with an early harvest, and the results of his intuition created a bright crimson masterwork defined by fantastic structure and silky, sensual tannins. Ripe plums and black cherry appear prominently on the nose, accompanied by nuances of smoke and dried herbs. These pleasing aromas seamlessly segue to abundant ripe cherry, fresh raspberry, and cranberry, which are tempered ever so slightly by the presence of baking spice and vanilla. A well-rounded mouthfeel transitions the expressions to a delightful mix of savory and sweet, as cedar, cocoa powder, fig jam, and ripe blackberry guide to a lingering finish.

WinemakerJoe Wagner
Appellation:Russian River Valley
Accolades:
- 95 pts, Chris Stanley, Certified Sommelier
- 4.3/5.0, Vivino Users, 1,323 Reviews
- 4.4/5.0, Vivino Users, 3,751, All Dairyman
- 4.3/5.0, Vivino Users, 24,915 Reviews, Belle Glos 
Grapes:100% Pinot Noir
Vineyards: Dairyman Vineyard
Cooperage: UP to 9 months 100% French oak (60% new, 40% seasoned)
ABV: 14.7% 

About the winery

What’s in a name? In the case of Belle Glos, the moniker is a virtual study in Napa history. When Owner/winemaker Joe Wagner launched the winery, he named it after his grandmother, Caymus Vineyards co-founder Lorna Belle Glos Wagner. But this is not the only way Wagner and his winery honors the previous four generations of his family’s winemaking legacy. His dogged pursuit of perfect grapes and astute knowledge of the delicate dance between terroir and weather leads to the creation of supple, sumptuous wines that cleanly express the unmistakable charm of the Napa/Sonoma region. It’s a character that acknowledges the past even as Wagner ensures its current and future relevance.

About the vineyard

Dairyman Vineyard used to be a dairy farm and pastureland. Today, Joseph Wagner uses its acreage to produce a more evolved liquid. This vineyard has flourished since the first humble blocks were planted in 2000, soaking up the Russian River Valley’s cool, Petaluma Gap-guided fog like fresh toast absorbs melted butter. The one-two punch of the alluvial soil and low-vigor rootstock provide the vines with an ideal level of restraint as they flourish, while the coastal climate lengthens the growing season. These elements join forces to cajole small, highly concentrated grapes that boast giant flavor. 

About the winemaker

Joe Wagner’s winemaking prowess isn’t just about crafting perfect pinot. It’s about holding up a family legacy. The 5th generation winemaker and grandson of Caymus Vineyards co-founder Lorna Belle Glos Wagner does right by his bloodline by doing right by the terroir, digging into the minutiae of each block like a veteran farmer tending to crops.  These deep agricultural dives are balanced by scientific sensibility come harvest time, where technique and finesse are used to coax the maximum amount of character from the grapes he nurtured. His passionate pursuit of supreme viticultural pleasure isn’t bound by the confines of his winery; his expertise has inspired him to launch several popular labels like Elouan and Carne Humana through his firm Copper Cane Wines & Provisions.

955 points - Chris Stanley, Certified Sommelier

"The 2013 Belle Glos Dairyman RRV continues Joey's Wagner's legacy with his 'outside of the box' winemaking approach that continues to jostle the industry. Intensely dark, and not just for Pinot Noir, the grape varietal takes a wild dark turn in Wagner's capable hands. Rich black cherry, ripe red plum, blackberry-raisin jam,  with masculine characteristics or dried herbs usually saved for Cab and Zin lovers. While many critics ratings remain timid and speculative of Wagner's ways, it's hard not to take notice. The consuming public has voted a big thumbs up, and it's hard not to agree. Kudos!"

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Alcohol percentage:
14.7%
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