Maggy Hawk Jolie Anderson Valley Pinot Noir 2017  Front Label
Maggy Hawk Jolie Anderson Valley Pinot Noir 2017  Front LabelMaggy Hawk Jolie Anderson Valley Pinot Noir 2017 Front Bottle Shot

Maggy Hawk Jolie Anderson Valley Pinot Noir 2017

  • WS95
  • V92
750ML / 14.2% ABV
Other Vintages
  • WE91
  • PR95
  • WE91
  • RP92
All Vintages
Currently Unavailable $64.99
Try the
64 99
64 99
Save $0.00 (0%)
Ships Mon, Jun 1
Limit 0 bottles per customer
Sold in increments of 0
1
Limit Reached
4.6 5 Ratings
My Wine Share
Vintage Alert
Alert me when new vintages are available
Have you tried this? Rate it now
(256 characters remaining)

4.6 5 Ratings
750ML / 14.2% ABV

Winemaker Notes

Expressive, silky, and refined. Jolie is an elegantly transparent Pinot Noir – sharing the beauty of Block 9’s hillsides in every bottle. The wine opens with light-footed red fruit and rhubarb, then blooms into bright raspberry, strawberry and floral notes. A perfectly balanced acidity accompanies the delicate fruit notes across the palate and into a soft finish.

Jolie is crafted from Block 9 and clone 115. Block 9's north-facing and south-facing slopes were harvested and vinified separately on parallel tracks and aged in 45% new French oak before the final blend was assembled.

Critical Acclaim

All Vintages
WS 95
Wine Spectator
Fine-grained red fruit and berry flavors are refined and etched with rich spice and sandalwood accents. The juicy finish lingers with vibrant minerality and hot stone notes. Complex and elegant, exhibiting a vibrant balance. Drink now through 2025.
V 92
Vinous

The 2017 Pinot Noir Jolie is soft, supple and wonderfully engaging, with soft curves, pliant fruit and striking immediacy. Sweet red cherry, plum rose petal and spice all grace this elegant Pinot from Maggy Hawk. Drinking window: 2020 - 2027.

View More
Maggy Hawk

Maggy Hawk

View all products
Maggy Hawk, California
Maggy Hawk Winery Video

Situated adjacent to the redwoods and one of the last vineyards before one reaches the Pacific, the Maggy Hawk vineyard is located in what many refer to as the “deep end” of Anderson Valley. The vineyard contains a complex patchwork of different facings, slopes and clones, all of which conspire to provide a dazzling array of different Pinot Noirs.

The soil is comprised of decomposed sandstone, known for exceptional drainage and low nutrients, both critical to the development of naturally balanced vines.

As one might expect, yields are controlled by Mother Nature in this setting; in most years, the Maggy Hawk vineyard provides no more than two tons per acre.

Adversity often brings greatness to Pinot Noir, the most difficult of grapes to master. Greatness also arises in champion racehorses, something Proprietor Barbara Banke recognized and celebrates in the gifted Maggy Hawk, a winning thoroughbred honored with this Pinot Noir effort from the deep end of Mendocino’s Anderson Valley, mere moments from the Pacific Ocean.

Each wine in the series is named for a horse born to Maggy Hawk: Jolie, Afleet, Stormin’ and Unforgettable, and to her sire, Hawkster. The unique expression borne of training, bloodlines, site and alchemy applies equally to wine and horses – Pinot Noir and thoroughbreds in particular.

Image for Anderson Valley Wine Mendocino, California content section

Anderson Valley Wine

Mendocino, California

View all products

Surrounded by redwood forests and often blanketed in chilly, ocean fog, the Anderson Valley is one of California’s most picturesque appellations. During the growing season, moist, cool, late afternoon air flows in from the Pacific Ocean along the Navarro River and over the valley's golden, oak-studded hills. High and low temperatures can vary as much as 40 or 50 degrees within a single day, allowing for slow and gentle ripening of grapes, which will in turn create elegantly balanced wines.

The Anderson Valley is best known for Pinot Noir made in a range of styles from delicate and floral to powerful and concentrated. Chardonnay also shines here, and both varieties are often utilized for the production of some of California’s best traditional method sparkling wines. The region also draws inspiration from Alsace and produces excellent Riesling, Gewürztraminer, Pinot Blanc and Pinot Gris.

Image for Pinot Noir content section
View all products
SOU955625_2017 Item# 571422

Internet Explorer is no longer supported.
Please use a different browser like Edge, Chrome or Firefox to enjoy all that Wine.com has to offer.

It's easy to make the switch.
Enjoy better browsing and increased security.

Yes, Update Now
Cheers to You!

New customers: $20 off $100+. Code NEW2020

New customers: $20 off $100+. Code NEW2020

There was an error redeeming your code.

*New customers only. One-time use per customer. Order must be placed by 6/30/2020. The $20 discount is given for a single order with a minimum of $100 excluding shipping and tax. Items with pricing ending in .97 are excluded and will not count toward the minimum required. Discount does not apply to corporate orders, gift certificates, StewardShip membership fees, select Champagne brands, Riedel glassware, fine and rare wine, 187ML splits, and all bottles 3.0 liters or larger. No other promotion codes, coupon codes or corporate discounts may be applied to order.

Search for ""

Processing Your Order...