2006 Lutea Reserve Pinot Noir Russian River Valley California



Press and Tasting Notes

[Only 50 cases made] This wine was made in the traditional way: the grapes were sorted, destemmed, cold soaked, punched down by hand, then gently pressed using a basket press. It was aged in French oak barrels for 15 months and was not fined or filtered. Deep ruby in color with a meaty nose of earth and forest floor. Black plum and macerated cherr ... Read More »



The largest domestic wine growing region in the United States is by far California.  California wines took international recognition in the 1976 competition known as "The Judgement Of Paris."  In this famous blind tasting, California wines were pu ... Read More »