2019 Kiser Vineyard Pinot Noir, Upper Block
6 bottle limit
The Kiser Vineyard Pinot Noirs are a fascinating study on variations of a theme. All are specifically Kiser and more alike when compared to other vineyards. However, when tasted as a set, they are all distinctive among themselves, each showcasing a different expression.
2019 Kiser Vineyard, Upper Block, Pinot Noir // A bright and chiseled Pinot Noir with captivating aromatic intensity—a mélange of red and dark wild berries combined with damp redwood forest. You can get lost with your nose in the glass here.
The is a blend of 114, 667 and 777 Pinot Noir clones planted 20 years ago in the deep end of Anderson Valley. The topsoil in the upper block is very thin and the vines struggle to flourish, resulting in tiny clusters, berries and overall low production. However, these vines combined with the extremely cool climate produce exceptional Pinot that pulls off the magic trick of being light on its feet and intensely deep. This will age well for 15+ years.