Vanilla, nutmeg, tart cherry pie, pie crust and tobacco. Pair with game birds.
-Jordan Salcito, Sommelier and Gilt Taste Blind Tasting Panelist
This juicy, complex wine is perfect for California Pinot fanatics, and even those who claim to only drink Burgundy. Roessler "Gap's Crown" was a huge hit at the Gilt Wine blind tasting panel. With a miniscule production capped at only 248 cases, you might want to stockpile a few to enjoy throughout the year. We love it with the quail below.
Varietals: 100% Pinot Noir
Nose: Vanilla, nutmeg, tart cherry, raspberry and tobacco
Palate: Ripe red fruits, pie crust, tobacco notes and baking spices
Appellation: Sonoma Coast, California
Brand: Roessler Cellars
Origin: United States