The Ashton Vineyards Artist Series Collection pairs 3 unique paintings from the Ashton Family members with three exceptional vintages– 2000, 2001 and 2002 Estate Old Vine Pinot Noir. This collection provides an opportunity to appreciate the talent of the painters and our succulent Cellar Aged wines.
Pinot Noir 2000 – “Home” by Aurora Ashton – [Order Now]
“Created when I was a child of age seven, this painting is an interpretation of my home where I grew up in Glen Ellen. The vivid water color captures an essense of our Pinot Noir Vineyard, the rolling Sonoma Mountain and the playful wild flowers I would pick during spring.”
Garnet clear color. The bouquet is rich and complex, balanced between the fruit, spicy, undergrowth and mushrooms. This is a mid palate wine, very elegant, with mellow tannins. Savor this wine now.
Pinot Noir 2001 – “Sarah’s Garden” by Justine Gotthardt – [Order Now]
Our daughter Sarah’s very first flower and vegetable garden. Watercolor and ink
Garnet clear color. Bouquet is expressive and generous dominated by red fruits. Front palate wine, fleshy flavor and well-rounded, with silky tannins providing a wonderful structure. Beautifully aromatic and lingering finish.
Pinot Noir 2002 – “Deep World Haiku” by Justine Gotthardt – [Order Now]
Sun Sky Roots
Lava Rock Foothills
Artesian Water Motion
Abode in the Deep World.
Watercolor and Pastels.
“Seductive aromas, beautiful balance, subtle notes of black cherry; a rich and complex wine, mature fruit on the mid-palate, a long finish – an elegant, sophisticated stand out wine that is perfect for dinner!”