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If You Like Massive, Full-Throttle Pinot noirs
The 2006 Sineann Wines Are For You!


Our notes on the vineyards and the wines are so extensive that we've abbreviated them here for the email.

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2006 Sineann
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Sineann Pinot noir "Oregon" 2006

Sineann Winery's Peter Rosback
Peter Rosback
Owner & Winemaker, Sineann

Sineann Pinot noir Resonance Vineyard Reserve 2006

Picture A Batmobile on Overdrive
Big, Bold, Powerful, Dark, Dense -
that's Peter Rosback's 2006 Pinot noirs.

"Oregon" Pinot noir 06

Peter's one blended Pinot noir (made from several different vineyards' fruit). Fresh flavors of berry fruit with a spicy hint of cinnamon make this Peter's most approachable, ready to drink 2006 Pinot noir.

Scents are of fresh blackberry and raspberry, with enticing hints of toasty cinnamon and strawberry candy. Flavors are a wow! Sweet and spicy red and black raspberry, blackberry and red cherry mingle with buttery cinnamon notes. While present, acids and tannins take a back seat to the sweet fruit flavors of this easy to love wine.

This is an ideal wine to offer to friends who want to try Oregon Pinot noir. Its sweet spicy fruit flavors and light acidity and tannins appeal to wine neophytes and Pinot experts alike.

Resonance Vineyard Pinot noir 06
The perfumed nose of the Resonance 2006 shows layers of red and black fruit intermingled with the scent of roses and violets. The complex scent continues in the flavor of the wine.

Sweet red raspberry, red cherry, red currant, red plum, and other red fruit provide layers and layers of lush fruit flavors. Great, refreshing acidity and seamless silky tannins prevail in the long and complex finish.

Resonance Vineyard Reserve Pinot noir 06
First Reserve Pinot noir made by Sineann, made from a few of the very best barrels of the winery's Resonance Vineyard wine. Scents are of dark berry and black cherry with distinct and appealing hints of rose petals and violets. Buttery, toasty barrel oak also figure in the nose.

Flavors are of supersweet blackberry, marionberry, and other berry fruit. The wine shows great depth, more than the regular Resonance 2006, and it is somewhat closed, reflecting the aging potential and dense bigness of the Reserve. We're interested in trying the wine in 2-5 years. It shows all the hallmarks of a very fine Pinot noir made in the dense, over-the-top style Peter Rosback is known for.

Lachini Vineyard Pinot noir 06

Sweet black fruit flavors dominate, and this dense Pinot noir has an unctuous, smooth mouthfeel. This wine is positively "fat" with dark, silky, and intense fruit flavors.

Wyeast VIneyard Pinot noir 06
Sweet red raspberry, red cherry and red currant fruit intermingle with yummy barrel toast in scent and flavor. A refreshing acidity balances the intense fruit flavors and emphasizes the oak components in the silky, well integrated tannins. Unique in the Sineann lineup, a most uplifting blend of intensity, red fruit, sweet acidity and appealing barrel flavors.

Phelps Creek Vineyard Pinot noir 06
Big, unctuous black raspberry and black fruits are accompanied by hints of licorice and tar in this dense, massive wine. A lush, liqueur-like quality makes this wine ideal for lovers of over-the-top intensity in their Pinot noirs.

Covey Ridge Vineyard Pinot noir 06
A big, sappy, sweet Pinot noir with an intense liqueur flavor dominated by black cherry, black currant and other dark fruit. There are hints of anise and smoke in the dense finish with restrained acidity and tannins. The wine is driven by a density that coats your palate.

Schindler Vineyard Pinot noir 06
This big, dense black fruit dominated Pinot noir has an appealing Chambord nose with smoky black fruit and hints of oak. Flavors of super sweet black cherry mingle with licorice, pepper, and black fruit liqueur. There's lots of body from smooth tannins and a dense structure.

Sineann 2006 Pinot noir Sampling Case
$459 Save $51.00 from $510 regular retail


5 "Oregon" 06
1 Resonance 06
1 Resonance Reserve 06
1 Lachini 06
1 Wyeast 06
1 Phelps 06
1 Covey Ridge 06
1 Phelps Creek 06


Sineann Old Vine Zinfandel 2006
Just Released

Old Vine Zinfandel 06

Sineann Old Vine ZinfandelThe Pacific Northwest's only cult Zinfandel. Huge and lush are understatements. The 2006 enters your mouth like a plush velvet carpet, with oozing blackberry and plum jam flavors followed by a finish that just takes over!

The 2006 almost black in color. Layers and layers of fruit hit your nose and palate with incredible depth. Dark cherry and raspberry jam simply ooze from this wine. As always, it’s very aromatic with nice spicy notes, a little cedar and a touch of leather dancing in the background.

From tree-trunk like 100 year-old vines in Lonnie Wright's Pines Vineyard, near the Dalles (Oregon).



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