Posts Tagged Girasole Vineyards

2010 Girasole Pinot Noir, Mendocino

Transparent light ruby color. Moderate aromas of clove and white pepper accent strawberry and red cherry fruit. The sweet cherry fruit picks up a dusty edge in the mouth. Light and elegant, this easy-quaffing red works equally well as an aperitif or... Read more

2010 Girasole Chardonnay, Mendocino

Clear straw color. Scents of lime, crisp apple and green tropical fruit waft from the glass. In the mouth, the sweet-tart fruit rounds out with shadings of vanilla and baking spices. Clean and pleasant, with a finish that lingers, this is a white... Read more

2009 Girasole Vineyards ‘Hybrid Red,’ Mendocino

This is not a hybrid, in the true sense of the word; it is a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Syrah that is deep purple in hue. There is a minty/peppery high note with the dark flower perfume and dark berry and plum fruit. It is fruit-forward... Read more

2009 Girasole Vineyards Pinot Noir, Mendocino

Translucent neon cherry color. In the nose, ample sweet strawberry puree and cherry aromas. The cherry fruit is more assertive in the mouth, with a bit of dusty grip at the finish. The wine is straightforward and fruity — an easy quaffer to sip on... Read more