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September 17, 2020

PETER PAUL Pinot Noir  "Gravenstein Highway"  Sonoma Coast 2019

Retail Price: $32

Value Rating: 5.6

Wine Factor: 2
Date Posted: September 17, 2020
Cases Produced: 560

Scores & Value Ratings Explained

DDWA Score: 90

Hall of Fame Value


The Peter Paul Pinot Noir Gravenstein Highway has a brilliant, translucent scarlet color. Smell tree-ripened red cherries, lavender, roses and blood oranges, then taste the cherries, some raspberries and black tea. With air the wine gets more fruity and layered (note it’s a 2019…not even a year has past since harvest). It’s light, but it’s not simple, and will get markedly better with each passing month. Value rating of 5.6 is one of my highest ever…a Hall of Fame Value and then some!

Peter Paul Wines is owned by entrepreneur/philanthropist Peter Paul. Martin Reyes, MW, oversees winemaking and manages sales and distribution. The winery has made solid wines since their beginning in the mid-2000s. That said, the quality and focus have skyrocketed since Martin Reyes came on board in 2016.  Just under 2000 cases made, total, each vintage.

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