Wines of clarity and balance that showcase the high quality of fruit from Napa Valley, Sonoma Coast, Mendocino County and Santa Cruz Mountains.
100% Pinot Noir. Alluring aromas of pink grapefruit, tropical white flowers and stone fruit leap from the glass. The fresh and energetic palate boasts flavors of wild strawberry, orange blossom, honeydew and citrus peels balanced by clean minerality and bright acidity.
91 Points - Wilfrid Wong of Wine.com
MAGNUM - Limited supply
100% Pinot Noir. Alluring tropical and stone fruit aromas leap from the glass. Guava and lychee are prominent on the nose, while the fresh and energetic palate boasts flavors of strawberry, baked peaches, cantaloupe and citrus peel. The finish is dry and refined, balanced by clean minerality and bright acidity.
93 Points AND Best of Show - Sunset Magazine
90 Points - Jeb Dunnuck
90 Points - Wine Enthusiast
A silky and fresh Chardonnay with aromas of honeysuckle, lemon zest, and apricot. This wine shows perfect balance in body and intensity with abundant flavors of pear and lemon peel on the palate. Subtle notes of chamomile, apricot and a touch of vanilla lead to a luxurious finish.
92 Points - James Suckling
The bouquet expresses aromas of fresh citrus and apricots, revealing a wine with depth and complexity. On the palate, a silky texture creates weight and volume while the refreshing acidity frames vibrant notes of orange blossom, nectarine and honeydew. Finishing with soft undertones of vanilla and toasted almond.
91 Points - James Suckling
Light golden yellow color. Beautiful aromas and flavors of caramelized lemon/grapefruit, lemon cream, white flowers, and minerals. Seamless, medium-bodied, fresh, vibrant, and complex on the palate, showcasing a gorgeous lemon flavor profile.
91 points - Sunset Magazine
The Proprietary Red captures a true expression of California’s finest appellations. A blend of predominately Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. This wine shows lively and enticing aromatics of blackberry, pomegranate, and violet. On the palate, structured flavors of black and red cherry, raspberry and cassis intermingle with focused tannins and smooth acidity. Aged in French oak barrels for 24 months. 25% new barrels.
90 points - Wine & Spirits
Only Magnums available. Less than 6 remaining.
The Proprietary Red captures a true expression of California’s finest appellations. A blend of predominately Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Petite Sirah from acclaimed AVA’s including Rutherford and Howell Mountain in Napa Valley. Medium-dark ruby color. Enticing and complex perfume of ripe red and blueberries, plums, fine oak, and herbs. The medium-to-full bodied palate is juicy, showing fine ripe tannins, and a silky and pure texture. Stunning. Aged for 20 months in 20% new French oak.
89 points - Wine Enthusiast
89 points - Jeb Dunnuck
100% Pinot Noir. Very pure and fine aromatics of strawberries, raspberries, red cherries and spice. Delicate, mineral and fresh on the palate.
Silver - San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
Aromas of sweet wildflowers, raspberry and bay leaf fill the glass. Delicate flavors of dried cranberry lightly coat the mouth with a hint of pink peppercorn and pomegranate. Flavors of wild strawberry, early season plum and white tea linger in the mouth through a precise, silky finish.
92 Points - James Suckling
Light red ruby color. Lifted perfume of dark cherries, fine herbs, spices, and wild flowers. The palate is dry, seamless, savory, fresh, salivating, with a long finish.