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Date Printed: 10/30/2014
Marimar Estate Don Miguel Vineyard Cristina Pinot Noir 2008
Marimar Estate Don Miguel Vineyard Cristina Pinot Noir 2008
(search item no. 123158)
boutique wine
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Wine Enthusiast rating: 95 points
International Wine Cellar rating: 91 points
PRICE ON 10/30/2014: $54.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2007 Wine Enthusiast rating: 95 points
2005 Wine Enthusiast rating: 95 points

Winemaker's Notes:

2008 is one of Marimar Estate's greatest vintages and this barrel selection of Cristina packs a myriad aromas of rasberry, rose petal, cinnamon, clove and a trave of orange peel. The palate is full-flavored, intense and mouthwatering, with hints of moka and spice from the elegant, toasty oak. The supple tannins make it a delightful wine to drink right now, but it will age well for at least another 20 years.
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About Marimar Estate:

Built in 1992 with a capacity of 15,000 cases, the winery sits on a hill surrounded by vines. The production wing is outfitted with carefully selected equipment, to allow the careful control essential to producing a wine based on minimal handling. Its three barrel rooms with independent temperature and humidity controls provide flexibility to experiment with various vinification techniques, in order to best express the fruit's character. The Marimar Torres Estate wines appeal to the small segment of consumers who enjoy having the finest.We pride ourselves in producing food-friendly wines.