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LOVED Mirassou Pinot Noir !! HEAVENLY !

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914NYC Nov 10, 2008 06:33 PM

Had this at a bar tonight/

LOVED IT.
Enjoyed swirling it in my mouth.
Fruity as hell.
Can't name any more fancy terminology / smells / tastes than that, but it was heavenly to drink !!

Anyone else a big fan ?

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    RicRios RE: 914NYC Nov 10, 2008 08:03 PM

    914NYC, I envy your joie de vivre.
    Enjoy your Mirassou.
    If we happen to cross paths, please do not invite me!

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      zin1953 RE: 914NYC Nov 10, 2008 09:25 PM

      Do you recall the vintage?

      Mirassou has long made some very fine Pinot Noirs, including the legendary 1969 bottling dedicated to Max Hubner. However, I haven't had any of their Pinots since the family sold the winery to Gallo.

      Sounds like I should revisit them . . .

      Cheers,
      Jason

      1. Bill Hunt RE: 914NYC Nov 12, 2008 03:52 PM

        You might want to grab a bottle of the Acacia Carneros Pinot Noir, and give it a try too. Fruit forward and smooth. It will usually age well (up to 4 years) too.

        Hunt

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          spork5150 RE: 914NYC Nov 15, 2008 02:36 PM

          I was just talking to someone about this very same wine tonight and how smooth and balanced it was. Great value under $10.

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