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Date Printed: 7/26/2014
Au Bon Climat Knox Alexander Pinot Noir 2001
Au Bon Climat Knox Alexander Pinot Noir 2001
(search item no. 80730)

PRICE ON 7/26/2014: $45.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2007 Wine & Spirits rating: 92 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Lush, velvety, creamy, bursting with berries, fragrant flowers, and soft wafts of vanilla, the 2001 Knox is a wine for hedonists. Made from 50% Dijon clones and 50% traditional California selections planted by Jim Clendenen at the higher elevations of Bien Nacido Vineyard, this wine seems to grow in stature with every vintage- much like Jim's own son, Knox, who lends the wine his name.
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About Au Bon Climat:

Au Bon Climat was created to produce high quality handcrafted wine from the traditional Burgundian varietals. They are one of the few California wineries to explore the gamut of these varieties: Aligote, Pinot Blanc, Pinot Gris, Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. The winery is located within the Bien Nacido Vineyard, the source of the majority of their fruit.