The USA is a huge producer (and consumer) of wine. California is by far the most signifcant wine-producing state.
An immensely complex nose of ripe apple, orange zest, toast and roasted hazelnut. The palate offers bright fruit and a lush feel, with an enduring nuttiness that provides a long and involving finish.
A superbly structured, deep, complex and involving Pinot, and a great benchmarker of the vintage.