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Wine Enthusiast, March 2016

Wine Enthusiast, March 2016

From the mighty Hyde in Carneros, this medium-bodied white blossoms with tropical fruit and briny minerality, a forceful combination that gives this wine both power and elegance. Textured in candied …

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Wine Enthusiast, December 2007

Wine Enthusiast, December 2007

“It’s a distinguished wine, classic in the modern Napa sense of softness and ripeness to the point of decadent drinkability. There’s a sweet olive-tapenade edge to the blackberry, cassis and …

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Wine Enthusiast, November 2006

Wine Enthusiast, November 2006

“Ripe with blast-in-your-mouth cherry pie, blackberry jam, dark chocolate, cassis and sun-soaked raisin flavors that go on forever, not to mention lots of rich, sweet new oak. All this flavor is …

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Wine Enthusiast Magazine, October 2006

Wine Enthusiast Magazine, October 2006

“As is typical of wines from this appellation, the wine is fruit-driven. We’re talking a huge mouthful of cherry-rhubarb pie and oak-influenced cocoa-dusted peanut brittle flavors but fortunately …

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