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Date Printed: 12/20/2014
Foley Estate Winery Pinot Noir 2005
Foley Estate Winery Pinot Noir 2005
(search item no. 88945)

PRICE ON 12/20/2014: $33.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2004 Wine Enthusiast rating: 91 points

Winemaker's Notes:

An elegant Pinot with layered scents of luscious cherry, spice and cranberry offset by classic earth notes. The flavors are lush and silky, with a refined balance of moderate tannins and crisp acidity ending in a lengthy finish.
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About Foley Estate Winery:

Foley Estates Vineyard & Winery at Rancho Santa Rosa is the realization of vintner Bill Foley's dream to produce world class Chardonnay and Pinot Noir in Santa Barbara County. A historic parcel located in the Santa Rita Hills region of the Santa Ynez Valley, Rancho Santa Rosa was formerly a thoroughbred horse ranch. In 1998, Bill purchased the 460-acre property and planted to 230 acres of vineyard. Devoted to Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Syrah, the vineyard has been subdivided into 59 micro-blocks with each being farmed, harvested and vinified separately. The handsome stables have been refurbished to house the winery, with tremendous detail going into the planning of a modern facility, while honoring age-old winemaking tradition. Highly regarded by leading wine critics and sommeliers, Foley’s Burgundian-influenced portfolio has become a flagship property in the South Central Coast.