1998 Anapamu Cellars Pinot Noir
Central Coast, California
 
WB Rating: 78

 
Alcohol by volume: 13.1%
Price at time of purchase: $8.99 (Cost Plus (World Market))
 
Type: Pinot Noir / Burgundy
Principal varietal(s): Pinot N.

This medium bodied Pinot offers a tangy bite, with some fruitiness in the mid-range and a slightly sour finish. A musky edge, reminiscent of many generic French reds somewhat detracts from the overall rating. I love Pinots, but my batting average on "unknown" selections in the low priced range hasn't been very good. Maybe I have just had more practice with Zin, Shiraz, or Cab selections. - MJA 2002-10-11

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