(From 2010 Vintage) This is a dense wine with loads of black fruit at its core. Toasty French oak beautifully balances the well-focused aromas and flavors of blackberry and black cherry. Ripe, velvety tannins coat the mouth and mellow into a velvety, lingering finish.
While showing the accustomed ripeness, the generous oak and the considerable sense of scale that we have come to expect of Whitehall Lane Cabernets, this gutsy wine is a little too skewed to the forme...
Wine Spectator: 86 points