2019 Wayfarer Wayfarer Pinot Noir

Pinot Noir - 750ML
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TWI 97 WA 95 WE 95 JD 94 WS 94 JS 93 VN 93
TWI 97

The Wine Independent, January 2023

The 2019 Pinot Noir Wayfarer Vineyard is a blend of all the blocks with 11 different clones, and the result of a barrel selection. Medium ruby-purple in color, it gallops out with notes of pomegranate, redcurrant jelly...
WA 95

Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, June 2021

The 2019 Pinot Noir Wayfarer Vineyard comes from all 11 clones grown on the Wayfarer property. Medium ruby-purple in color, it has broody aromas of blood orange, iron, rhubarb and cranberry sauce with notes of dusty earth...
WE 95

Wine Enthusiast, November 2022

Outstanding in muscular, dark fruit tones, this wine offers a substantial length and breadth of complexity. Weighty, it expands on the palate to reveal firm tannins and powerful lushness. The grapes were grown at a...
JD 94

jebdunnuck.com, July 2021

The 2019 Pinot Noir Wayfarer Vineyard is one of the more approachable Pinots in the lineup, yet smart money will still give bottles a handful of years in the cellar. Spiced cherries, mulberries, spicy oak, violets, and...
WS 94

Wine Spectator, August 2021

Svelte and richly spiced, with plush, concentrated flavors of dark fruit and berries swathed with ripe acidity. Loamy hints to the Asian spice accents, with lots of chocolaty nuances on the finish. Drink now through 2025...
JS 93

jamessuckling.com, November 2021

A lovely nose of ripe red fruit and berries with notes of dried flowers as well. Full-bodied with well-integrated tannins and bright acidity. There is a pleasant bitterness on the palate, which helps to ground the bright...
VN 93

Vinous, January 2021

The 2019 Pinot Noir Wayfarer Vineyard is a dark, sumptuous wine. Ripe dark, cherry, plum, spice, leather, incense and a kiss of French oak flesh out in a supple lush Pinot. Even in the early going, the 2019 is quite open...


Color & Type Red
Varietal Pinot Noir
Country USA
Region California
Sub-region North Coast
Appellation Sonoma
Vintage 2019
Size 750ML
Percent alcohol 14.5%
Closure Cork

Introducing the exquisite 2019 Wayfarer Wayfarer Pinot Noir, a remarkable red wine hailing from the prestigious Sonoma appellation in California's North Coast region. This stunning vintage showcases the exceptional craftsmanship of the renowned producer, Wayfarer, and embodies the elegance and complexity that discerning wine enthusiasts crave.

In the glass, this Pinot Noir exhibits a mesmerizing ruby hue, enticing the eye with its radiant allure. With a moderate alcohol content of 14.5%, it promises a balanced and harmonious drinking experience. Uncorking this bottle reveals delicate aromatics that interplay beautifully, captivating the senses with each whiff. Spiced cherries, mulberries, and floral notes of violets and orange blossom dance gracefully, accompanied by hints of spicy oak that add depth and intrigue.

On the palate, the 2019 Wayfarer Pinot Noir reveals its true character. Medium-bodied and impeccably balanced, it envelops the tongue in a velvety texture, leaving a lasting impression. The tannins, more velvety than assertive, offer a gentle structure that enhances the wine's overall elegance. As the flavors unfurl, ripe dark cherries, plums, and a medley of spices take center stage, complemented by nuances of leather and incense. French oak lends a subtle kiss of richness, elevating the wine's sumptuousness.

Esteemed wine critics have bestowed high praise upon this exceptional vintage. Jeb Dunnuck awarded it an impressive score of 94 points, describing it as one of the more approachable Pinots in the lineup. Vinous concurs, awarding it 93 points and praising its supple, lush character and inviting finish. James Suckling also lauds this wine, awarding it 93 points and noting its well-integrated tannins, bright acidity, and pleasant bitterness that grounds the vibrant fruit.

Wine Spectator joins the chorus of acclaim, awarding it 94 points and commending its svelte and richly spiced profile. Wine Enthusiast takes it even further, bestowing a remarkable score of 95 points and highlighting its outstanding complexity and powerful lushness. Robert Parker's Wine Advocate echoes this sentiment, awarding it 95 points and praising its incredible intensity, lift, and flavorful layers. The Wine Independent, too, recognizes its greatness, awarding it a staggering 97 points and marveling at its firm structure, muscular fruit, and wonderful purity.

To fully appreciate the grandeur of the 2019 Wayfarer Wayfarer Pinot Noir, it is recommended to either indulge in it now or exercise patience and allow it to evolve further with time in the cellar. Whichever path you choose, this wine promises an unforgettable journey of flavor and finesse, a testament to the mastery of Wayfarer and the exceptional terroir of Sonoma.