About Folie A Deux 2018 Pinot Noir, Sonoma Coast
Folie a Deux has come on strong under the Trinchero family leadership. Now focused on wines from prestige AVA's in Sonoma the quality has skyrocketed while the prices have remained affordable. Grapes for this Pinot Noir were sourced from prime vineyards in the prestigious Sonoma Coast AVA. Prime, cool-climate vineyards where Pinot Noir develops complex depth of flavor over a long, slow-growing season. The grapes are destemmed and fermented in temperature-controlled stainless steel. The wine aged 9 months in primarily French oak barrels, 32% new.
Tasting Panel Magazine scored this 92 points saying "This well-balanced red is earthy, with sensual aromas of dark plum and roasted coffee that lead to a palate brimming with wild strawberry, mocha, cedar, and salted minerality as well as savory black olive and Italian herbs."