Wine Notes 2014

The El Rey Vineyard sits on a south-east facing slope 14 miles from the the Pacific Ocean.  This beautiful stretch of the Central Coast is also home to world class Pinot Noir.   The El Rey Vineyard follows the area’s rich tradition by producing an expressive Pinot Noir.  Under the guidance of wine maker, … [Read more...]

El Rey Wine’s 2013 Wine Notes

El Rey Sta. Rita Hills Pinot Noir 2013 - A Noble Wine El Rey Wine is a beautiful interpretation of a Sta. Rita Hills Pinot Noir. This year’s wine is a delicate blend of grapes from Pinot Noir clones 115 and 828. Characteristics of the 115 clone are grapes with a deep ruby hue and an earthy aroma of … [Read more...]

El Rey Wine’s 2012 Vintage Description

Our 2012 Pinot Noir vintage reflects the cool and long growing season – a muscular Burgundian reflection in a new world palate. This year’s wine welcomes you in with a deep ruby hue and aromas of ripe red fruit, baking spices and sweet tobacco. We blend two Pinot Noir clones in our vineyard. The “La … [Read more...]