2018 Lloyd Pinot Noir
Lloyd Cellars Sta. Rita Hills Pinot Noir
Sta. Rita Hills
La Viña / Rio Vista
Rio Vista - September 24; La Viña - September 28
10 months in French oak; 12 months in the bottle
Powerful notes of brambly fruits, cola, and spice are backed by toasty oak providing exceptional depth, length, and texture.
Sourced from the Sta. Rita Hills near Santa Barbara, this is a big, rich California Pinot Noir that serves as a wonderful complement to our Chardonnay. The coastal inuence of this region highlights the fruit’s natural acidity and provides for an elegant presentation from start tofinish.
100% Pinot Noir sourced from La Viña and Rio Vista Vineyards in Sta. Rita Hills. Submerged cap fermented in 100% stainless steel. Barrel-aged for 10 months in French oak. Bottle aged for 12 months prior to release.