Why is Meiomi wine so good?

Is Meiomi a true Pinot Noir?

It used to be primarily sold at Independent Wine Merchants, and it cost roughly $22.00 a bottle. … According to my research, Meiomi is roughly 97 percent Pinot Noir, with small amounts of other grapes, including Riesling, Gewurztraminer, Chardonnay, and Grenache, depending on the wine.

Does Meiomi add sugar?

Meiomi Pinot Noir has a very distinctive aroma and flavor profile consisting of very ripe blackberry and black currant fruit, a prominent oak overlay expressed as dark chocolate, cola, espresso and vanilla, a touch of violet and other floral notes, and slight sweetness due to residual sugar.

Does Caymus own Meiomi?

Wagner developed Meiomi in 2006 while he was a winemaker at Caymus, which is headed by his father, Chuck, and the wine was released in 2009. In 2010, the brand sold 90,000 cases. … While Meiomi is best known for its Pinot Noir, Wagner introduced a Chardonnay in 2014.

How do you drink Meiomi Pinot Noir?

Think Like a Pro

  1. Perfect Temperature: Pinot noir is best served slightly chilled at about 55°F.
  2. Don’t Decant: Pinot noir is read to be served out of the bottle and does not necessarily need to be decanted.
  3. The Right Glass: Drink your pinot noir from a large, bell-shaped glass to best enjoy its nose or aroma.

Does Caymus have added sugar?

I run into lots of folks who are fans of red wines that have extra sugar in them. A “dry” red wine technically has under 4g/l, so if you are a fan of Liano (9g/l), Caymus (9.9g/l), Apothic (16g/l) or Ménage à Trois (13/l), then you are drinking extra sugar.

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What Pinot Noir is similar to Meiomi?

The closest comparison point I can think of here is La Crema Willamette Valley Pinot Noir. If you like Meiomi and you’re looking for “more” perhaps as a holiday splurge try the single vineyard Belle Glos wines. They’re about as big as Pinot Noir can be, and when they’re on they’re amazing.

Does Costco sell Caymus wine?

Costco sells this bottle of Caymus Wine for $73.99. … For those of you who don’t know, Costco has a pretty large selection of wine for being a warehouse club. They have ranges from the classic Kirkland Signature Boxed Wine, to bottles of wine over $1,000. This bottle sits right in the middle.