Calera Central Coast Pinot Noir 2015
Wine EnthusiastFrom six vineyards across the Central Coast, Josh Jensen's annual cuvée shows black cherry, cola and nutmeg on the straight-ahead nose. Solid herbal backbone shows on the sip, with juniper, bay leaf and pine needles giving tang to the sour cranberry fruit. A menthol character carries in to the finish.
Wine SpectatorInviting, with a supple, generous mix of red berry and blueberry flavors, showing a touch of loamy earth and firming with cedar and graphite. Ends on a crushed rock note. Drink now through 2022. 11,719 cases made.