2016 CATTLEYA "ALMA DE CATTLEYA" SONOMA COUNTY PINOT NOIR, CALIFORNIA. 100% Pinot Noir
While in France Bibiana worked in Côte-Rôtie (Domaine Michelle & Stéphane Ogier and Domaine Clusel-Roch), Alsace (Domaine du Scheidecker), Burgundy (Domaine Du Devevey), Cognac (Lycée Agricole de L’Oisellerie) and Bordeaux (Château Haut-Brion, Château La Mission Haut-Brion and Château La Dominique). She moved to Sonoma in 2004. She worked harvests in South Africa at Saronsberg Cellars as well as in California and France, working six harvests in three years at one point. In California she worked at La Crema, Peay Vineyards, Au Bon Climat and Qupé before Lynmar, where she was winemaker from 2009 through 2011. She then, Bibiana started her own vineyard and winery-consulting business, Rave Vines & Wines, produced a handful of wines under her own label, Cattleya, married Jeff Pisoni of the Pisoni Vineyard family, formed a winery with him called Shared Notes, secured new grape sources for her wines and signed on as winemaker for Jayson Pahlmeyer’s Sonoma Coast Pinot and Chardonnay "Wayfarer" project. In 2016, her role at Pahlmeyer was expanded across all of the Napa Valley and Pahlmeyer winemaking. Cattleya is beautiful and delicate species of orchid, and the national flower of her native country, Colombia. It is the inspiration behind her label since it is one of the most challenging flowers to grow, a symbol of the beauty and rewards that come from hard work.
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