2019 The Prisoner Wine Company Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir
A mix of Russian River and Carneros AVAs produces this classic Sonoma Coast PN with notes of strawberry jam, cinnamon spice, cherry, and dried herbs. Russian River contributes dark cherry and savory notes along with supple tannins. Sonoma Carneros contributes elegance and a silky, lengthy mouthfeel. Barrel aging caps off this delicious wine with hints of toast and vanilla.
NAME2019 The Prisoner Wine Company Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir
COUNTRY OF ORIGINUSA
REGIONSonoma Coast, California
ABOUT THE WINERY
Their brand name and namesake wine, The Prisoner, were inspired by the classic sketch Le Petit Prisonier by 19th century Spanish artist Francisco Goya. The sketch is part of Goya’s series entitled, “The Disasters of War”, created to be a visual protest against the injustice and brutality of the Spanish War of Independence in 1808. From our founding, The Prisoner Wine Company has stood in solidarity with the fight against racism, mass incarceration and the systematic oppression of Black communities. They are committed to educating ourselves, embracing diversity and creating an inclusive environment where all our employees and business partners feel safe, respected and valued.
Today, their Director of Winemaking Chrissy Wittmann and her team work with over 100 growers in northern California, bringing together exceptional fruit to produce a family of intriguing wines unrestricted by tradition.