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Littorai Les Larmes Anderson Valley 2012, Mendocino, CA, USA

AUD$60 from PWS. This is the entry level Littorai Pinot Noir produced from fruit off 4 parcels from a single vineyard. The crush spent 18 days in open top fermenters, worked by native yeasts, before 11 months maturing in 10% … Continue reading

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Littorai – Literally fine wines

Littorai is reknown for producing high-quality wines utilising organic and biodynamic approaches. The winemaker, Ted Lemon, trained with famous Burgundy houses DRC, Dujac and Roumier before returning to establish the winery in 1993. He takes a non-interventional approach, so there … Continue reading

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Littorai Cerise Vineyard Pinot Noir 2009, Anderson Valley, CA, USA

Tasted this on the weekend at Prince Wine Store, and ended up buying it for the evening. $85 – 100. Medium ruby colour with clean, youthful aromas of bright cherries and red berries. Quite expressive, but not overly complicated such … Continue reading

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