2009 Brewer-Clifton Ampelos
Pinot Noir - 750ML
  • VN 92
  • WA 92

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VN 92
Vinous, November 2011
(92+) Bright ruby-red. Powerful, spice-accented aromas of black raspberry, cherry and sassafras. Bitter cherry and dark berry flavors stain the palate and show serious structure as well as energy. Extremely young but... (92+) Bright ruby-red. Powerful, spice-accented aromas of black raspberry, cherry and sassafras. Bitter cherry and dark berry flavors stain the palate and show serious structure as well as energy. Extremely young but promising pinot with excellent finishing thrust and spicy persistence. Like the 3-D bottling, this really deserves patience. -Josh Raynolds
WA 92
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, August 2011
The 2009 Pinot Noir Ampelos comes across as quite energetic and tightly wound. Dark cherries, plums, sweet spices and menthol emerge, but only with great reluctance. Sweet floral notes and licorice appear later, adding... The 2009 Pinot Noir Ampelos comes across as quite energetic and tightly wound. Dark cherries, plums, sweet spices and menthol emerge, but only with great reluctance. Sweet floral notes and licorice appear later, adding complexity and nuance to the red fruit. There is marvelous integrity in the glass; the only thing needed is time. Anticipated maturity: 2014-2021.- AG
Color & Type Red
Varietal Pinot Noir
Country USA
Region California
Sub-region Central Coast
Vintage 2009
Percent alcohol 15.2%
Closure Crown Seal