Diversity of Pinot Noir within the Russian River Valley

Diversity of Pinot Noir within the Russian River Valley

Event Info:

  • Friday, November 18
  • 10:30am - 12:00pm
  • Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina
  • Intermediate Knowledge
  • Trade Only

Session Description

Did you know the Russian River Valley has more soil types then all of France? A panel of five renowned winemakers and/or principals will conduct an in-depth comprehensive tasting of Pinot Noir's grown on different vineyards within the world-famous Russian River Valley. The guided tasting will examine the different nuances of the micro climates and soils that result in the diverse Russian River Valley Pinot Noir terroir. This discussion will also touch on the AVA’s hot topic of exploring the five “neighborhoods” within the Russian River Valley

Open to Members of the Trade Only

Presenters

Brad Alper
Brad Alper
Winegrower | Square Peg
Guy Davis
Guy Davis
Founder/Farmer/ Winemaker | Davis Family
Bryan Kvamme
Bryan Kvamme
Winemaker | Martinelli
Boyd Morrison
Boyd Morrison
Winemaker | MacMurray Estate Vineyards
Jim Pratt
Jim Pratt
Winegrower | MacPhail

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