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Date Printed: 9/20/2014
Panther Creek Shea Pinot Noir 1998
Panther Creek Shea Pinot Noir 1998
(search item no. 10004)
Wine Enthusiast rating: 94 points
Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
PRICE ON 9/20/2014: $54.44

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2009 Tasting Panel rating: 90 points
2006 PinotReport rating: 94 points
2006 The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points
2006 International Wine Cellar rating: 91 points
2000 The Wine Advocate rating: 88 points
1999 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
1999 The Wine Advocate rating: 89 points
1999 Wine Enthusiast rating: 89 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Shea is consistently our most forward Pinot, offering early accessibility for a single vineyard wine, yet with significant aging capability. Its palate is sweet red berries, lavender and earth, and is probably our most Burgundian wine. Our production of 1050 cases of Shea was aged 16 months in 40% new French oak, and bottled February 29, 2000.
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