Wines / 2009 Ojai Santa Barbara Pinot Noir
California Pinot Noir
|Name||Santa Barbara Pinot Noir|
|Gary's rating||88 points|
|Varietal||100% Pinot Noir|
Gary's tasting notes
Just a hair riper than I like my Pinot Noir, with loads of black fruits on both the nose and palate, and loads of coffee on the back end. It's big and intense, which makes me think lots of people might adore it, but it lacks the complexity and balance to seduce me.