2001 Pinot Noir, Russian River Valley, Olivet Lane Vineyard

This is a garnet colored wine with aromas of smoked meats, dark cherry fruit and spice. A sip reveals pungent ripe black cherry fruit, oak, caramel and nutmeg. This wine has very concentrated fruit with generous body and texture. ( 187 cases produced )

2001 Pinot Noir, Russian River Valley, Piner Ranch Vineyard

This wine shows dark stone fruit, mint, anise and coastal sage in the nose. On the palate exists an entry of black plum, cola, followed by flavors of toffee and black tea. This wine exhibits strength of structure and integrity with a finish that never seems to quit. ( 198 cases produced)

2001 Pinot Noir, Russian River Valley

Aromas of cherry, mocha, and tea leafs lead you to a mouth of bing cherries, dark chocolate and soft oak tannins. This is a balanced wine showing equal parts rich fruit, oak, fruit tannins and acid. ( 226 cases produced )

2001 Pinot Noir, Russian River Valley, Vine Hill Road

A rich sweet pretty nose with aromas of orange blossom, red berry, baking spices and vanilla. A taste reveals sweet orange/cranberry fruit, cinnamon and creamy vanilla. This wine is feminine, but forthright. ( 173 cases produced )

2001 Chardonnay, Russian River Valley ( 48 cases produced )

Aromas of lemon custard, honeysuckle and nut. On the palate are found lemon crème custard, honeydew melon, citrus notes, backed by a macadamia nut coating on the tongue. A minimal oak presence allows full enjoyment of the lively fruit.