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Lumen Pinot Noir 2016

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Tasting Notes:  Wonderfully vibrant and energetic, with penetrating raspberry and rose petal on the nose, followed by undulating flavors of strawberry, thyme and sandalwood on the palate – all wrapped in a firm yet velvety texture.  Long, vibrant finish with lingering fruit and minerality, accented by cardamom and anise notes. Well-matched with any wild game, salmon or bird dish, with power enough to cut through any hot curry or Sechuan fare.  1420 cases produced.  Drink now through 2030.

Alcohol: 13.2%

94 points, Editor’s Choice, The Wine Enthusiast

$36.00
Lumen Grenache SBC 2016

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TASTING NOTES: A medium-bodied red with cinnamon, cranberry and nutmeg on the nose. Lush, velvety and delicately balanced on the palate, with notes of dark cherry and plum, followed by a finish of caramel, brown sugar and allspice. A great Pinot Noir alternative. 577 cases produced. Drink now through 2027.

Alcohol: 14.15%

90 points, The Wine Enthusiast

$30.00
Lumen Grenache
Martian Ranch 2016

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Tasting Notes:  A medium-bodied red with raspberry, nutmeg and rose petal on the nose. Deep, lush, and velvety on the palate, with notes of raspberry, rhubarb, oregano and spicy earth, followed by a finish of chocolate and molasses.  99 cases produced.  Drink now through 2026.

Alcohol: 14.6%

91 points, The Wine Enthusiast

$48.00
Lumen Grenache
Portico Hills 2018

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Tasting Notes:  A medium-bodied red with blueberry, clove and plum on the nose. Deep, lush, and velvety on the palate, with notes of blueberry, rhubarb, oregano and spicy earth, followed by a finish of chocolate and molasses.  50 cases produced.  Drink now through 2028.

Alcohol: 13.4%

$48.00
Lumen Pinot Noir 2016
Garey Vineyard

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Tasting Notes: Produced from our two best barrels of Garey Vineyard in a vintage marked by cool temperatures and a long growing season. Garey Vineyard lies just west of the small town of Garey on the western side of Santa Maria Valley, across the road from the Dierberg Vineyard. The nose yields explosive aromas of red raspberry, pomegranate, cranberry and white pepper. Elegant and fresh on the palate with firm tannins and bright fruit flavors of raspberry, strawberry, and spearmint – followed by a long and undulating finish. 47 cases produced. A Pinot Noir with great aging potential. Drink now through 2030 or beyond.

Alcohol: 13.5%

$62.00
Lumen Pinot Noir 2018
Julia’s Vineyard

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Tasting Notes:  Fruit-forward and vibrant on the nose with fresh pomegranate, sage and rose petal, followed by flavors of strawberry, cranberry and sandalwood on the palate – all wrapped in a silky tannin structure.  Long, vibrant finish with lingering fruit and minerality, accented by cardamom and white pepper. Well-matched with any wild game, salmon or bird dish, with power enough to cut through any hot curry or Sechuan fare.  70 cases produced.  Drink now through 2025.

Alcohol: 13.9%

$58.00
Lumen Pinot Noir 2016
Presqu’ile Vineyard (CLUB ONLY)

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TASTING NOTES: Produced from our two best barrels of Presqu’ile Vineyard in a truly outstanding vintage. Yields in this vineyard are extremely low. The nose offers aromas of blackberry, cranberry, and cocoa powder. Beautifully balanced on the palate with a silky texture and flavors of raspberry, chocolate, and black pepper – followed by a long and undulating finish. 74 cases produced. A Pinot Noir with great aging potential. Drink now through 2030 or beyond.

Alcohol: 14.35%

93 POINTS WINE ENTHUSIAST (2015 vintage)

AVAILABLE TO WINE CLUB ONLY

$86.00
Lumen Pinot Noir 2016
Sierra Madre Vineyard

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TASTING NOTES: Lane Tanner’s favorite vineyard, which she has worked with since the 1980’s. This single clone, single block Pinot Noir exhibits everything that the Santa Maria Valley has to offer. Cherry fruit, tarragon and black pepper on the nose, followed by undulating flavors of stewed strawberry, pomegranate and cardamom. 47 cases produced. A Pinot Noir with great aging potential. Drink now through 2030 or beyond.

Alcohol: 13.47%

$62.00