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2006 Morlet Family Vineyards Pinot Noir En Famille Sonoma Coast
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93 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - May/June 2008

($85; includes fruit that was crushed by Morlet's children; aging in 500-liter puncheons) Medium red. Less fruity and high-toned on the nose than the Coteaux Nobles, but with good purity to its reticent flavors of raspberry, cherry and graphite. Rich in the mouth, with the red fruit flavors complicated by a sweet suggestion of blond tobacco. Ultimately rounder, thicker and more concentrated than the Coteaux Nobles, and sweeter on the finish. But this also has more grip and really fills the retronasal passage with perfume.

93 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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04/18/2010
by The Accountant
Enjoyed at Del Frisco's in NYC. Paired nicely with my big steak. Wonderful wine. Thanks Jim and Pat

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