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J. Lohr Falcon's Perch Pinot Noir 2016 Wine Review

J. Lohr Falcon's Perch Pinot Noir 2016

J. Lohr Falcon's Perch Pinot Noir 2016

Monterey County, California, United States

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $29.95

Drink: 2018-2024

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: J. Lohr

Agent: Barrique Wine Imports Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 89/100

J. Lohr's Falcon's Perch Pinot Noir 2016 is a medium-plus-bodied mostly Pinot Noir with some Valdiguié added giving the wine a nice rounded feel in the mouth. Wine grapes are grown in select cool-climate vineyards within and surrounding the Arroyo Seco and Santa Lucia Highlands regions of central Monterey County. Falcon’s Perch is so named for the falcon which had made its home in the lone pine tree among the vines. There is ripe blackberry, chocolate and toasty oak on the nose with bright florals, cherry and strawberry flavours on the palate. J. Lohr Estates Falcon’s Perch experienced the warmest growing season in 17 years in California's Monterey County. With that there is still good acidity on the wine for food. Pair with roast turkey.

Pinot Noir food pairings: coffee-rubbed steak, duck, veal.

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This J. Lohr Falcon's Perch Pinot Noir 2016 was reviewed on November 9, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Perry rated this wine as 91/100
Falcon's Perch Pinot Noir 2016 is a medium-plus-bodied Pinot Noir with some Valdiguié wine grapes giving the wine a nice rounded feel in the mouth.

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