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Date Printed: 9/18/2014
Flowers Camp Meeting Ridge Pinot Noir 2009
Flowers Camp Meeting Ridge Pinot Noir 2009
(search item no. 118288)
collectible wine

Wine & Spirits rating: 92 points
PRICE ON 9/18/2014: $76.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2011 Wine Enthusiast rating: 94 points
2011 Vinous / Antonio Galloni rating: 92 points
2000 The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points
1997 Wine Spectator rating: 89 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Deep crimson-garnet in color with bluish highlights on the rim. Fresh blueberry and elegant spice aromas of clove and mace are matched with flavors of blackberry, and dried cherry. Bright acidity and supple tannins that are followed by a long, silky finish.
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About Flowers:

As nursery owners in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, Walt and Joan Flowers had long dreamed of combining their love of wine with their passion for agriculture. They knew they wanted to produce their favorite varietals, Chardonnay and Pinot Noir; what they didn't know what that their path would eventually lead them across the country to Northern California's rugged Sonoma Coast. In 1989, Walt and Joan purchased 321 acres, including a ridge top, high above the Pacific Ocean on the northern Sonoma Coast. Today, Flowers Winery produces Chardonnay and Pinot Noir from its two estate properties, Camp Meeting Ridge Vineyard and Sea View Ridge Vineyard, as well as select vineyards in the coolest regions of the Sonoma Coast AVA, which are famed to Flowers' specifications by their own crews.