Olivet Lane Pinot Noir 2005

Pinot Noir from Russian River, California

Item No. 88955
  • red wine
Ratings Pedigree:
  • 1999
  • WS86

Winemaker's Notes

OLIVET LANE ESTATE is situated on 65 acres of sloping bench land in the Russian River Valley, with warm summer days moderated by ocean breezes and cool evening temperatures. The vineyard is devoted exclusively to Chardonnay and Pinot Noir.

This wine exhibits unmistakable Olivet Lane characteristics typified by brilliant color, silky texture, delicate mouthfeel, and upfront flavors of framboise, cherries and spice. Although enjoyable now, your patience will be rewarded as it will continue to mature beautifully for the next 5-7 years.

Learn About Russian River

The Russian River Valley is named as such due to its proximity to the Russian River, the river itself named for the Russian fur traders who came down from Alaska in the late 18th and early 19th centuries. The Russian River is agricultural land. While there is a focus on wine, beyond the vineyards are many small, family-owned farms cultivating everything from cattle to...

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Learn About Pinot Noir

Pinot Noir(PEE-noh nwahr) Pinot Noir is a finicky grape. It only grows in the right climate, with the right soils and the right care. Perhaps because it is so difficult is why it is so loved. Pinot Noir hails from Burgundy, a region known for crafting the most collectible and sought-after wines from this varietal. Not only does Pinot reign in Burgundy, it is also...

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