Posts Tagged On Point

2013 On Point Pinot Noir, Sonoma Coast

Among winemakers who procure grapes from other than estate vines, two of the most coveted sources in the Sonoma Coast AVA are the Sangiacomo and Gap’s Crown vineyards. They provided all of the fruit for the 2013 On Point Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir, a... Read more

2013 On Point ‘Christinna’s Cuvee’ Pinot Noir, Anderson Valley

This is a young Pinot Noir that is quite approachable now — which is the point of the On Point label from the folks at Fulcrum Wines. As winemaker David Rossi explains, “Every barrel of wine is really a distinct ecosphere… Some barrels are... Read more

2011 On Point ‘Christinna’s Cuvee’ Pinot Noir, Anderson Valley

This wine is translucent light ruby in color, delicately scented and Burgundian in style — not a “California fruit bomb” by any means. There’s a light cherry cough drop quality to it, but the wine is not at all syrupy. Instead, the woodspice... Read more