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Navarro Vineyards 2012 "Anderson Valley" Pinot Noir, CA

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good (88)
Price: $19
KWG Score: 88
No. Professional Ratings: 1
# of Cases: 4,096
This ruby colored Pinot Noir opens with a red raspberry and black plum bouquet. On the palate, this wine is medium bodied, balanced, savory and fruit forward. The flavor profile is a black plum and old oak blend with notes of minerality and black olive. The finish is dry and its mild oak tannins stick around for a little while. This wine would pair well with a juicy Angus burger with sauteed mushrooms and Swiss. Enjoy - Ken



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What is Chicken St. Timothy?
Large cubes of chicken breast that are dipped in egg wash and then drenched in flour. Then saute the chicken with sliced mushrooms in a stick of butter. Once the flour absorbs the butter, add plenty of Chardonnay, and diced scallions. Finish off the dish with heavy cream. Serve hot and enjoy! It’s delicious!

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