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Date Printed: 6/30/2016
Rochioli West Block Pinot Noir 2010
Rochioli West Block Pinot Noir 2010
(search item no. 118615)
collectible wine

Wine Enthusiast rating: 96 points
International Wine Cellar rating: 94 points
PRICE ON 6/30/2016: $165.00

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2013 The Wine Advocate rating: 93 points
2013 Vinous / Antonio Galloni rating: 91 points
2005 The Wine Advocate rating: 100 points
2005 International Wine Cellar rating: 93 points
2001 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points

Winemaker's Notes:

This vineyard was planted in 1970 and is now the oldest Pinot Noir planting on our property. Black cherries, vanilla, anise, and smoke in the nose with rich cherry and vanilla flavors that are full and balanced by the soft tannins and firm acidity. This is a very concentrated wine.
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About Rochiolli:

The Rochioli family has been growing grapes on its 136-acre ranch since the 1930s. In 1984, Tom Rochioli created the first wines to be produced under the Rochioli name. The 9000 case winery produces Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Noir.