(2003 Vintage) "This second label of Harlan Estate comes from the estate vineyard, and shares much in common with the main wine, which is a bit more focused and concentrated. the similarities include the briary, wild herb scents of sage and thyme that complex the ripe red cherry pie filling fruit, cocoa, cola and licorice. As with the main wine, the tannins here are gorgeous. this is a balanced, harmonious wine that combines power and elegance."-Wine Enthusiast
(2003 Vintage) Full medium ruby. Dusty aromas of blueberry, menthol and tobacco. Fat, lush and broad on entry, then rather youthfully unevolved in the middle palate, without quite the liqueur-like sweetness of the 2...
Wine Advocate(2000 Vintage) Rating: (87-89) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 142 on Aug-02
Wine Spectator(2000 Vintage) Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 11/15/03
Wine Advocate(2002 Vintage) Rating: (92-94) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 157 on Feb-05
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