Posts Tagged Harmonique

2007 Harmonique ‘Delicacé Pinot Noir, Anderson Valley

Translucent ruby in color, this wine requires some time in the glass or, better yet, decanting to be fully appreciated. Reticent at first, it opens up to reveal cranberry, orange rind, dark cherry, polished leather, clove and mild earthy notes. The... Read more

2007 Harmonique ‘The Noble One’ Pinot Noir, Anderson Valley

Most California Pinot Noir bottlings on the market right now are from the 2010, 2011 and 2012 vintages. Harmonique takes a different approach, opting to give its Pinot some bottle aging so it’s more elegant and food friendly upon release. For... Read more

2007 Harmonique ‘Elegancé’ Pinot Noir, Anderson Valley

Nearly transparent light ruby in color, showing a little bricking on the edge. Bright red fruits — cherries and berries — define the aroma, spiced by hints of cinnamon and clove. The wine is silky on the palate, balanced by a good thread of... Read more

2008 Harmonique ‘Un-Oaked’ Chardonnay, Anderson Valley

Because oak aging is eschewed, this wine is all about the fruit. Medium straw in color, its nose reveals poached pear, apple and a hint of cream. The wine is lively and persistent in the mouth, and a sun-baked apple quality lingers in the finish.... Read more