Cherry Pie, Three Counties, 2016

Wine Rating: 93 In my experience, if you want to do something and do it well, whatever it is, you need two things. You need to love it, and you need to be obsessive about it. Some people can get away with...

Kosta Browne, Gap’s Crown, 2009

Wine Rating: 95 If over the years you’ve read my articles, then by now, you know, “I love Pinot Noir.” I’ve had the pleasure of reviewing more bottles of that beautiful grape than any other. In this piece, for...

William & Selyem, Bucher, 2009

Wine Rating: 94 “God made Cabernet. The Devil made Pinot Noir.”  – André Tchelistcheff Pinot Noir: the impossible grape varietal that should not be. It’s a tough vine to grow, from its immensely delicate...

Category - Pinot Noir

Pisoni Pinot Noir

Pisoni, Pinot Noir, 2006

Wine Rating: 94 I was really please to find out that as a result of the ‘Monkey Wine’ review I wrote a few issues ago, that many of you not only went out and tried it but that you really enjoyed it. I’ve been personally...

Kosta Browne, Kanzler

Kosta Browne, Kanzler Pinot Noir, 2009

Wine Rating: 95 A new year is upon us and for a wine lover that means another year that the wine in your collection has aged and has (fingers crossed) matured properly in the shadowy caverns of your wine cellar or...

Belle Glos, Pinot Noir, 2010

Belle Glos, Pinot Noir, 2010

Wine Rating: 90 As Sam Cooke says, ‘A change gonna come’. For me, the change begins with some details I have modified from last month’s review format. Why the departure? Because we are evolving. For starters, I have...