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Date Printed: 8/27/2014
Kosta Browne Gap's Crown Vineyard Pinot Noir 2010
Kosta Browne Gap's Crown Vineyard Pinot Noir 2010
(search item no. 123079)
collectible wine

Wine Spectator rating: 94 points
International Wine Cellar rating: 93 points
PRICE ON 8/27/2014: $149.00

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2011 Wine Spectator rating: 93 points
2011 Vinous / Antonio Galloni rating: 93 points
2011 International Wine Cellar rating: 92 points
2009 International Wine Cellar rating: 93 points
2009 Wine Spectator rating: 92 points
2009 Vinous / Antonio Galloni rating: 92 points

Winemaker's Notes:

The aromas are sturdy and intense, with ripe plum, cherry and huckleberry, followed by earthy truffle. Precise and textured with chocolate cherry and briary fruit on the front palate. Notes of orange flower and fennel seed define a long and smooth finish.
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About Kosta Browne:

For almost 15 years, Kosta Browne has crafted intensely-flavored and balanced wines from the finest regions in California, including the Russian River Valley, Sonoma Coast and Santa Lucia Highlands appellations. Founders Dan Kosta, Michael Browne and Chris Costello's dedication to quality, stewardship and commitment to customer relationships has propelled the brand to industry leader, producing some of the most sought-after new world Pinot Noirs.