88 Points | International Wine Cellar , May/June 2011
Pale watermelon-orange color. Pungent aromas of pomegranate and cranberry, plus a hint of citrus fruits. Supple and silky, with a touch of sweetness to its red berry and cherry flavors brightened by brisk, harmonious acidity. The lively finish lingers nicely. This will be perfect this summer.
88 Points | Wine Spectator
87 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate
It is remarkable that an industry essentially less than a half-century old could capture the attention of the American wine-buying public to the degree that California has. Powerful consumer interest in California wine is driven by two major factors. The more obvious reason is that California's best wines, which come from grapes grown in...
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A sparsely planted variety found predominantly in the southern Rhone, Provence, and elsewhere near the Mediterranean coast, Mourvedre is best known for its place in powerful game and earth-scented reds. One is mostly likely to encounter the grape in wines from the southern Rhone. Here, Mourvedre takes its place blended with...
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