(From 2008 Vintage) Open fruit, rich, lush and layered, serving up a complex mix of plum, blackberry, black licorice and spices. Full-bodied and supple-textured, ending with a long, persistent finish that keeps repeating the core flavor themes.
(From «nv» Vintage) Opaque crimson color, intriguing nose of freshly tilled Napa vineyard soil. The presence of this wine includes fine textural components balanced by an array of flavors including; ripe cherry, dried rose petal, cacao, mocha and cassis. A seamless, rich and alluring, youthful Napa Cabernet.
Robert ParkerRating: 94/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate in Issue 102
Wine AdvocateRating: 94/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 102 on Dec-95
Wine SpectatorRating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 05/15/03