Since 1883, five generations of our family have handcrafted fine wines that express the very best of our vineyards and winemaking expertise. Our Estate Grown Sandstone Merlot come from a gently sloping formation of hills running along the southeastern corner of the historic Livermore Valley. 187 more words
Tags » Red Wine
My Rating 92 Points.
Deep ruby in color with a short purple rim.
Beautiful nose of blackberries, figs, earth, licorice, oak, vanilla, coffee, pencil lead, sweet cherry pie, light herbs, light alcohol and peppercorn. 143 more words
An evocative wine with legs which, while drinking beautifully now, would benefit from some time and quiet. Has a softness that is lighter and more ethereal than the Oz and California Cab Sauvs, some chocolate covered cherry on the palate, a talcum soft mouth, and finishes with vanilla alongside an astringent swab of alcohol. 46 more words
My Rating 86 Points.
Dark purple in color with a reddish rim and medium intensity.
Strong nose of plums, cherries, currants, oak, vanilla, licorice, earth, peppercorn, smoke, light barnyard, chocolates, alcohol and spices. 127 more words
I came across a blog the other day and I don’t remember at all what the purpose of the post was but I do remember that the author mentioned she typically goes through a bottle of red and a bottle of wine a month… A singular bottle of each? 156 more words