Rhys Vineyards Pinot Noir Alpine Hillside (2006)

Wine Details

Wine Name: Rhys Vineyards Pinot Noir Alpine Hillside
Vintage: 2006
Price: $119
Vintner: Jeff Brinkman

Wine Scores

Ave. Score: 94 pts.
Wine Spectator: none
Wine Advocate: 94 pts.
CellarTracker: none
Decanter: none

Production

Winery: Rhys Vineyards - Winery view winery
Vineyards:
Rhys Vineyards - Alpine Vineyard view vineyard

Other Vintages

Wine (Vintage)PriceScore
1. Rhys Vineyards Pinot Noir Alpine Hillside (2007)$13992

Land Profile

Topography

Elevation1335.28 ft.
Slope24.2% (13.58°)
AspectSouth (182.41°)

Solar Radiation

Average Radiation TotalWH/m2
Annual116567.85
Growing Season152233.35

Climate Indices

Index Name
Growing Degree-Days2936.53
Huglin Index2057.87
Biologically Effective Degree-Days1580.45

Temperature & Rainfall

AverageHi °FLow °FRain in.
Annual68.84936.84
Growing Season75.4526.59
For more detailed information about the topography, climate, and soil of the vineyard blocks that grew these grapes, click on the individual blocks in the block list.

Block List

Source Vineyard Blocks (10)

  1. Rhys Vineyards - Alpine Vineyard
    Block: B6a
    (0.22 acres)
    Grape: Pinot Noir, Regions: Santa Cruz Mountains
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  2. Rhys Vineyards - Alpine Vineyard
    Block: B6b
    (0.22 acres)
    Grape: Pinot Noir, Regions: Santa Cruz Mountains
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  3. Rhys Vineyards - Alpine Vineyard
    Block: B7a
    (0.22 acres)
    Grape: Pinot Noir, Regions: Santa Cruz Mountains
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  4. Rhys Vineyards - Alpine Vineyard
    Block: B7b
    (0.22 acres)
    Grape: Pinot Noir, Regions: Santa Cruz Mountains
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  5. Rhys Vineyards - Alpine Vineyard
    Block: B8a
    (0.21 acres)
    Grape: Pinot Noir, Regions: Santa Cruz Mountains
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  6. Rhys Vineyards - Alpine Vineyard
    Block: B8b
    (0.19 acres)
    Grape: Pinot Noir, Regions: Santa Cruz Mountains
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  7. Rhys Vineyards - Alpine Vineyard
    Block: B9a
    (0.21 acres)
    Grape: Pinot Noir, Regions: Santa Cruz Mountains
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  8. Rhys Vineyards - Alpine Vineyard
    Block: B9b
    (0.23 acres)
    Grape: Pinot Noir, Regions: Santa Cruz Mountains
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  9. Rhys Vineyards - Alpine Vineyard
    Block: B10a
    (0.23 acres)
    Grape: Pinot Noir, Regions: Santa Cruz Mountains
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  10. Rhys Vineyards - Alpine Vineyard
    Block: B10b
    (0.21 acres)
    Grape: Pinot Noir, Regions: Santa Cruz Mountains
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Wine History

Grapes from these blocks have been used in the following wines:
Wine (Vintage)PriceScore
1. Rhys Vineyards Pinot Noir Alpine Hillside (2007)$13992
2. Rhys Vineyards Pinot Noir Alpine Hillside (2006)$11994
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