Wine Review: 2015 Angeline Pinot Noir

Name – Angeline Pinot Noir

Vintage – 2015

Region – California – Santa Rosa – Sonoma County

Varietal –  Pinot Noir

Pricing –  $12.99

Acidity – 5.5 g/L

Alcohol –  13.8%

Appearance – The bottle is dark with a white label and black font. The wine is translucent ruby red with a slightly lighter rim variation. 

Aroma/Nose – Strawberry, Raspberry, Anise and Spice.

Texture/Body – The wine is a dry, light bodied Pinot Noir with minimal tannins.

Tasting – Beautiful flavors of raspberry, cranberry and plum are the present fruit characteristics of this wine. An anise flavor following the fruit with a finish of oak.

Finish – A light to medium finish of oak.

Overall Experience

The price point of this Pinot Noir is a homerun. Good flavors and balance that keep it interesting while drinking. Great wine for a quick dinner pairing or gift.


Food – Chicken or Turkey

Cigar – The Oscar MaduroNew World Puro Especial, Serie O Maduro or Fallen Angel

Wine Publication Ratings

Cellar Tracker – 86pts.

Winemakers Tasting Notes

This Pinot Noir is a wealth of aromas such as fresh cranberries, maraschino cherries, and orange zest. The palate is round and juicy with lively acidity, and a touch of sweet, toasty oak on the finish.

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