- WHO: Phillips Hill Estates
- WHAT: 100% Pinot Noir from the Oppenlander Vineyard in Comptche’s Surprise Valley north of Anderson Valley.
- WHEN: 2006
- WHERE: Mendocino County, California
- HOW: Aged 11 months in 100% French oak barrels: 40% new, 20% 1 year & 40% seasoned. 2007 vintage data stated whole berry fermentation: 4 day cold soak, 16 days on skins. Unfined and unfiltered.
Wine Website: http://www.phillipshillestates.com/