James Family Cellars Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir 3-Pack

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Seems to me- wait, sorry, that's the James GANG. This is the James Family. Entirely different set of people. Our mistake. Carry on.

Pinot Noir is good for a get-together, nice in the background at dinner, and yet also able to carry an evening by itself. Sounds a lot like a respectable classic rock CD, doesn't it? Sure, wine is normally thought of as high class and rock-n-roll thought of as, well, slightly less. But today the hardest rockers of yesteryear are gettin' up there, right? And the idea of sitting with a good wine and some memories of concerts gone by- well, there's no shame in THAT.

Here's what we're thinking: put on Quadrophenia and open up one the 2008 Pinot. Marvel at how mature you are, and how much work you've put into your life. Remember when you first heard this record over those terrible speakers you bought out of a white van? And now, you've got a sound system worth bragging about. As well as a passable wine collection. Which, incidentally, will be welcoming this lovely mix of silky caramel, vanilla and dark cherry with a hint of plum in the finish.

See? Being mature isn't so bad. Those punks today WISH they could rock as hard as "Funk #49".

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Features

2008 Stony Point Vineyard Pinot Noir, Sonoma Coast 750ml 3-Pack

Juicy cherry with hints of raspberry flavors pop from the glass along with a breath of roses and vanilla on the nose. Silky caramel, dark cherry and vanilla mingle on the palate while berries and plum grace the finish. Delicious tonight, or enjoy to its fullest over the next 4-5 years.

  • Gold medal for this wine at the 2010 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition

Specs

Winery Retail Price: $105.00
Average Shipping:  $20.00
Woot Shipping:  (-$5.00)
Total MSRP:   $120.00

 

  • Cases Produced: 628 cases
  • Clones: 113, 115
  • Varietal Composition: 100% Pinot Noir
  • Vineyard: Stony Point Vineyard
  • Appellation: Sonoma Coast
  • Harvest Dates: 10/1/2008
  • Barrel Aging: 10 months in French Oak (33% new)
  • Alcohol: 13.8%

Stony Point Vineyard is located in a particularly cool area of the famed Sonoma Coast winegrowing region. Situated on the northern edge of the Petaluma Wind Gap and less than sixteen miles from the coastline the vines are influenced by the Pacific Ocean daily. This cool climate creates a low-yielding slow-ripening environment that is perfect for Pinot Noir.

From the vineyard to the cellar, James Family Cellars' goal is to craft wines that are a delight to drink and a distinct expression of their vineyard. This ensures that their site’s singular “fingerprint” is revealed in the wine that they ultimately present to their customers.
 
Patience is a Virtue For Pinot Noir - James Family Cellars’ grapes are nurtured in the vineyard throughout the year and hand picked based on taste and appearance. In the cellar, they emphasize gentle handling, slow fermentation and lengthy aging to promote a Pinot Noir wine that is both elegant and long lasting. Their patience is rewarded by the seductive flavors and textures of a world-class Pinot Noir.

 

 

Winery Details

James Family Cellars

Founded:
2007
Owner:
The James Family
Location:
Sonoma County
We planted our vineyard in 1998 and had our first harvest in 2000.  We have long sold our grapes to Schramsburg Winery in Napa County for their premium sparkling wine program.  After winning several awards for the amateur wines we produced from our grapes, we decided in 2007 to take the leap and start James Family Cellars. 
 
James Family Cellars is dedicated to reaching the pinnacle of what Pinot Noir can be--a marvelously aromatic and flavorful wine. We are committed to quality and this is reflected in the limited number of cases released.
 
Our vineyard is located in a particularly cool part of the famed wine growing region of Sonoma County. We are less than twenty miles from the coast and our climate is affected daily by the ocean. This cool climate, combined with the sun exposure provided by our southern-facing hillside vineyard, creates a low yielding, slow ripening environment which is perfect for Pinot Noir.
 
This is a family enterprise, involving our two sons and other family members. We are all involved and dedicated to the same goals. We enjoy being part of our region's agricultural and wine businesses and strive to always produce wines which delight our customers.

 

 

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