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2018 Walter Hansel Winery Pinot Noir, Cuvée Alyce

Russian River Valley

$49.00 per Bottle


12 Bottles




"Medium ruby-purple in color, the 2018 Pinot Noir Cuvée Alyce opens slowly to alluring aromas of smoked cranberries, red cherries and black raspberries laced with licorice, bergamot and dried lavender. The palate is medium-bodied and super silky with addicting freshness, absolutely packed with layered, detailed flavors, and it finishes very long and elegant. Wow! 1,012 cases produced." Erin Brooks, Robert Parker's Wine Advocate
(WA, 09/24/2020)

Rating: 96
Drink from: 2020-2027

"The 2018 Pinot Noir Cuvée Alyce is bright, floral and super-finessed. This mid-weight, focused Pinot has so much to offer. Red/purplish fruit, blood orange, lavender and spice are all finely-knit Pinot from Hansel. Time in the glass brings out the wine's textural depth and resonance. I would give the 2018 at least a year or two in bottle." (93+ points) Antonio Galloni, Vinous.com
(AG, 04/01/2020)

Rating: 93+
Drink from: 2022-2030

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