Cambria Barbara's Vineyard Clone 667 Pinot Noir 2015
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|Region||California, Central Coast, Santa Maria Valley|
Cranberry, dark cherry, and blueberry fruit aromas and flavors combine with fresh earth and oak spice character, while full yet silky tannins carry from the mid-palate to the finish.
Another flagship release is the 2015 Pinot Noir Signature Collection Barbara's Clone 667, which comes from a single clone planted in Julia's Vineyard and spent 14 months in 70% new French oak. It's slightly more ruby-colored and gives up a more Burgundian bouquet of spiced cherries, forest floor, and dried herbs. It's medium to full-bodied, has terrific purity, and a supple, elegant, layered texture that carries ripe tannins. Drink it over the coming decade. I'm
The 2015 Pinot Noir Barbara's Clone 667 reveals a nose of red and black fruit dominated by creamy, spicy oak. On the palate, the wine boasts a supple attack and crunchy mid-palate, but oak tannins suffocate the finish, assaulting the teeth and gums.