Neely is a label produced by the Varner brothers in the Santa Cruz Mountain region in California.
The 2009 Pinot Noir has a fresh middleweight flavor and good acidity as well as intense flavor.
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate (RP): 93
"uicy red berries, and sweet spices wrap around the palate. The Upper Picnic is all about balance and harmony. There is no shortage of that here. The Upper Picnic remains classic and on the sturdy side. A little bottle age will only help."