Grenache, syrah and petite sirah aged for 10 months in new and seasoned French oak. Dark inky red, almost black at the core. Features a deep, dense nose chock full of mocha, black cherry and d... Read More
Berry Bros & Rudd review: The Massif D'Uchaux lies at the heart of the greater Côtes-du-Rhône Villages area, the clay and limestone terroir and gentle undulation proving the perfect backdrop... Read More
The 2009 La Montesa is a blend of 65% Garnacha, 30% Tempranillo and 5% Mazuelo picked by hand from the namesake vineyard and aged 20% in new oak. It has a well-defined strawberry, Morello and ... Read More
This big guy gives hedonistic pleasure. Beautifully balanced with understated acid and tannin. It probably will age gracefully but no sin in pulling the cork now to enjoy the forward fruit. ... Read More
Color: Initially dark, ruby red, during maturation it loses intensity and takes on a warmer tone.
Bouquet: Mesmerizing scent, redolent of violets.
Taste: Warm, dry, and harmonious with plumy f... Read More
A cool and dry winter preceded the 2009 growing season. Dry conditions
prevailed into spring and early summer requiring the implementation of
supplementary irrigation to ma... Read More
[92 pts Wine Spectator; 91 pts Robert Parker] The 2006 Chateauneuf du Pape blanc (51% Roussanne 32% Grenache Blanc and 17% Clairette and Bourboulenc) is a stunning effort aged in tank (70%) an... Read More
Sine Qua Non has its own winemaking facility in Ventura, not far from the Santa Barbara vineyards where the fruit is sourced from the region's best vineyards. In the last few years Elaine and ... Read More
This peppery blend of Shiraz and Grenache is densely packed and has plenty of meat on its bones but gets great lift and structure from its high toned acidity. Super bright in the mouth with ve... Read More
Tasting Notes:Opening with powerful violet-red hues this wine has a tremendous concentration of ripe cherries and juicy candied fruits. The palate is intense in rich ripe dark fruits balanced ... Read More
This wine is medium bodied with strawberry and cherry overtones from the Grenache, body from the Syrah and earthiness from the Mourvèdre. This wine is a great choice for sipping or with a wide... Read More
Had an alcoholic over for some pizza last night. Was worried my franzia box wine wouldn't quench this drunks thirst. But he loved it and after drinking half the box . He got the spins and thre... Read More