often brings greatness to Pinot Noir, the most difficult of grapes to master.
also arises in champion racehorses, something Proprietor Barbara Banke recognized and celebrates in the
gifted Maggy Hawk, a winning thoroughbred honored with this Pinot Noir effort from the deep
end of Mendocino’s Anderson Valley, mere moments from the Pacific Ocean.
in the series is named for a horse born to Maggy Hawk: Jolie, Afleet, Stormin’ and Unforgettable, and to
her sire, Hawkster. The unique expression borne of training, bloodlines, site and alchemy applies
equally to wine and horses - Pinot Noir and thoroughbreds in particular.