The 2002 White Wine cuvees had not yet been blended, but after tasting through the Chardonnay, Roussanne, and Viognier components, it is obvious this will be a wine with high alcohol and glyce... Read More
The nose is surprisingly floral and more subtle than previous vintages. The characteristic stone fruits of apricot, peach and nectarine are ever present with sweet spice nuances.
The palate ha... Read More
94 points Josh Raynolds (International Wine Cellar): (48% roussanne, 34% chardonnay and 18% viognier): Vivid gold. Intense, floral-accented scents of orange zest, pit fruit and candied ginger.... Read More
Sine Qua Non’s story is a bit of a fairy tale with an “only in California” backdrop. It goes like this. Manfred Krankl (Austrian-born, like the state’s Governor), was a managing partner at one... Read More
($85; 39% roussanne, 31% viognier and 30% chardonnay; 16.2% alcohol) Bright gold. Deep, smoky aromas of spicy peach, mango, toasted nuts and pungent herbs. Explodes on the palate, offering dee... Read More