Posts Tagged Sequana

2010 Sequana Pinot Noir, Santa Lucia Highlands

Translucent red ruby color, lightening along the edges. This Pinot Noir, fashioned by winemaker James MacPhail, showed a darker, more brooding profile than its whimsical Russian River Valley cousin when first opened. Scents of wet earth led to... Read more

2010 Sequana Pinot Noir, Russian River Valley

Translucent dark ruby color, lightening at the edges. Varietal aromas are ample and include orange rind, black cherry, red berry, subtle earth notes and smoky oak shadings. The wine is sleek in the mouth, where red berry and cherry flavors come... Read more

2009 Sequana Pinot Noir, Sundawg Ridge Vineyard, Green Valley of Russian River Valley

Translucent dark garnet in color, this wine offers aromas of cinnamon, nutmeg, sandalwood, a hint of black tea and uplifted dark cherry. It’s very sleek in the mouth, with a light earthiness in the back end. The fruit sweetens up on the palate... Read more

2008 Sequana Pinot Noir, Sundawg Ridge Vineyard, Green River, Russian River Valley

The Sundawg Ridge Vineyard is situated in a very cool area of Sonoma County’s Russian River Valley known as Green Valley. It’s an ideal climate for Pinot Noir, as this delicious rendition demonstrates. Almost Bungundian in style, it has earth... Read more

2008 Sequana Pinot Noir, Sarmento Vineyard, Santa Lucia Highlands

This single-vineyard wine from Monterey County is floral and silky, showcasing notes of citrus, rose petals, cherry, earth and spice. MSRP: $32 (June 2011) Wine Lines rating:... Read more