2017 Pinot Noir "Grand Firepeak Cuvee" (Baileyana)
Baileyana, Pinot Noir "Grand Firepeak Cuvee", Edna Valley, CA 2017100% Pinot Noir FRAGRANT BLACK CHERRY & RASPBERRY FRUIT WITH SMOKE & OAK Grand Firepeak Cuvée is the name used for the top wines coming from Baileyana. Over twenty years ago, Catherine Niven founded Baileyana and is known for her 7 words: “Be the best you can be in whatever you pursue.” This Pinot vineyard area is located just inland of the cool Morro Bay and Edna Valley and has the longest growing season of any CA region. The result is a super fragrant, rich and opulent style of Pinot that’s not shy or timid to drink. Expressing bold black cherry and black raspberry fruit with smoky oak. Serving Suggestion: Tea smoked whole duck with a crispy skin and black raspberry compote for a sauce; they recommend grilled Ahi tuna with ginger black bean sauce.