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The Hilt Old Guard 2015

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CWA

RP

WS

JS

AG96+

ST

W&S

JH

Price: $74.00

 
96+ Points
"The Hilt's 2015 Pinot Noir Old Guard is a big, powerful wine. Ample and dramatic in build, the 2015 exudes richness. A host of red-toned fruit, sage, mint and rose petal notes get an extra kick of aromatic lift from the whole clusters. The 2015 finishes with great focus and intensity especially for the year. This is a remarkable wine in every way. The 2015 is mostly Sanford & Benedict, with some fruit from Radian." - Antonio Galloni
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Milk Chocolate

Dark Chocolate

Savory

Gamey

High Residual Sugar

Bacon

Smoke

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Kevin Bacons

96+ Points
"The Hilt's 2015 Pinot Noir Old Guard is a big, powerful wine. Ample and dramatic in build, the 2015 exudes richness. A host of red-toned fruit, sage, mint and rose petal notes get an extra kick of aromatic lift from the whole clusters. The 2015 finishes with great focus and intensity especially for the year. This is a remarkable wine in every way. The 2015 is mostly Sanford & Benedict, with some fruit from Radian." - Antonio Galloni

Winery The Hilt

Vineyard Designate

AVA

Region Central Coast