(From 2009 Vintage) Dark fruits, rich color and savory spices highlight the first impression of this wine. On the palate, it shows brightness with a touch of earthiness, caramel and black pepper. It has good density and richness through the finish.
Connoisseurs' Guide to California WinesRating: 84/100 - As reviewed by Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines on Aug-06.
Wine SpectatorRating: 86/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 11/15/06.