Sanctuary Pinot Noir, Santa Maria Valley, 2017
Varietal: Pinot Noir. Vineyard: Bien Nacido. A.V.A.: Santa Maria Valley. Harvest Date: Sept. 14, 2017. Case Count: 750. The Bien Nacido Vineyard is a winemaker's playground with blocks of varied clonal selection and vine direction. All within a marine influenced cool climate essential for any great pinot noir. We have worked with the miller family. Since 1965 to refine the low-yield, intense fruit with its rich, concentrated color - always holding a vision of this elegant wine with a direct transparent link to our singular site. Sebastian Donoso, Winemaker; Stephen T.B. Miller, Brewer. Alc 14.5% by vol.