(From 2013 Vintage) Tertiary aromas seeped from the glass with a mature, port-like nose combined with hints of dark fruit and mushroom. Still held smooth tannins and acidity.
(From 2003 Vintage) Quintessa, like all classic wines of the world, bears the same name as the vineyard from which it is made. Our goal is to produce the best expression of this extraordinary vineyard each year. In broad terms, Quintessa is a red meritage wine. The vineyard's diversity provides us wide stylistic options for the wine. Fruit from each component block of Quintessa is harvested, sorted, then gravity fed into either oak or stainless steel fermentation tanks. Once fermentation and maceration are complete,...
Wine EnthusiastRating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast.
Wine SpectatorRating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator.