2016 Heritage Vines Zinfandel Dry Creek Vineyard, Sonoma 3/4 l
2016 Heritage Vines Zinfandel, Sonoma Country 14 ½% alc. 79% Zinfandel, 20% Petite Sirah, 1% Primitivo. The 2016 Heritage Vines Zinfandel is delicious and beautifully balanced. This vintage presents enticing aromatics of raspberries, cherry and a hint of toast and black pepper. On the palate, brambly flavors of ripe boysenberry and spicy dark chocolate come forward. The wine is complex, with bright acidity complimented by notes of berry syrup and mocha. The tannins are silky and smooth to lend a round, rich mouthfeel. From start to finish, this remarkable wine offers refreshing acidy paired with excellent structure.
2015 Cabernet Sauvignon Dry Creek Vineyards, Sonoma 3/4 l
2015 Cabernet Sauvignon, Dry Creek Valley 14 ½% alc. 82% Cabernet Sauvignon, 9% Merlot, 5% Petite Verdot, 2% Cabernet Franc, 2% Malbec. This impeccable Cabernet Sauvignon displays lively aromatics of black cherry, black currant and plum. Additional airing reveals nuances of leather and toasted almonds. The palate is full-bodied and rich with elegant flavors of black raspberries and cocoa powder. The wine is fruit-forward and youthful, with moderate tannins and a finish of white pepper. This Cabernet is very characteristic of a Dry Creek Valley Bordeaux. It offers intensity and richness and reflects the terroir beautifully.
2014 Old Wine Zinfandel, Dry Creek Vineyards, Sonoma 3/4 l
2015 Old Vine Zinfandel, Dry Creek Valley 14 ½% alc. 76% Zinfandel, 22% Petite Sirah, 2% Carignane. The complexity of the Old Vine Zinfandel lies in the spicy notes that are unique to these historic properties. This vintage presents alluring aromatics of blackberries, dried cranberries and a hint of mocha and nutmeg. On the palate, brambly layers of ripe boysenberry, raspberry and dark chocolate come forward. The wine is complex, with bright acidity complimented by a long, lingering finish of black pepper. The tannins are velvety and smooth to lend a round, rich mouthfeel.
2011 Pinot Noir "Bitten Ear" WrenHop Vineyards, Sonoma Coast 3/4 l
Flot dyb rubinrød farve med fyldig og kompleks aroma af vildejordbær og krydderurter. Dyb, fyldig og kompleks smag af modne kirsebær, let blomme med raffinerede jord- og krydrede noter af eg. Meget silkeblød tekstur. Stor Pinot Noir med mange lag i smagen ogflot lang eftersmag. Score: 94 "Fyldig og kompleks ..." Pinotreport.com