Foxen 2010 Sea Smoke Pinot Noir (Sta. Rita Hills)

This is the most expensive Pinot Noir Foxen has ever made, and guess what? It's also the winery's best. It bears rich flavors, offering tiers of smoky cherries, red currants, licorice candies, vanilla, sandalwood and spices. What's harder to describe is the sheer beauty of the texture and balance. Containing the explosive richness of a wine like this is a challenge, but winemaker Bill Wathan has managed to bring elegance to its power. The wine is high in alcohol, and it's not advisable to age it beyond 3 or 4 years, but it is incredibly delicious.

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  • Alcohol
    15.2%
  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    Red
  • Date Published
    11/1/2012
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