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2014 Cambria Pinot Noir "Benchbreak"

2014 Cambria Pinot Noir "Benchbreak"

Winery: Cambria

Vintage: 2014

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Benchbreak"

Wine Category: Pinot Noir

Grape blend: 100% Pinot Noir

Region: Santa Maria Valley

State or country: CA

Price: $25

Cases produced: 34,324

KWG Score: 89 (based on 3 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good (88)

Review date: October 2, 2017

Wine Review: This opaque and very dark ruby colored Pinot Noir from the Santa Maria Valley opens with cinnamon and mild blackberry bouquet. I also detected a hint of dark chocolate. On the palate, this wine is medium bodied, balanced and very smooth. The flavor profile is a mild mineral infused plum with notes of oak. I also detected hints of black raspberry and black pepper. The finish is dry and its moderate sticky tannins linger for quite some time. This Pinot would pair well with twice-cooked pork. Enjoy - Ken

Winemaker Notes: The 2014 Benchbreak Pinot Noir is a dark purple color with red fruit characters of cranberry, cherry, pomegranate, and strawberry coupled with a bit of blueberry aromas and flavors. There is a touch of Asian spice and subtle earthy characters. Balanced tannins lead way to a lingering finish. Try our Benchbreak Pinot Noir with mushrooms, roasted tomatoes, filet mignon, and seared ahi.

Organic status: not organic

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