Bond Winery Quella 2008

Bond Winery Quella 2008

QUELLA is the name for the wine from a 9-acre site located in the eastern hills overlooking the heart of the Napa Valley. Making its debut with the 2006 vintage, the name is derived from the German word for a pristine source or an artesian aquifer. This property is steeply sloped...

WS 93 WA 92 IWC 93

rws41970$312.94
Peay Ama Estate Pinot Noir 2011

Peay Ama Estate Pinot Noir 2011

As described on the first page of the newsletter, the 2009 Ama Estate Pinot noir has emerged as a complete, unique expression of Pinot noir from our vineyard. The nose is quite seductive with dark, brandied cherry notes framed by brown spices including cinnamon, nutmeg and clove. These are not simply...

IWC 93

rws44884$38.52
Belle Glos Pinot Noir Meiomi 2013

Belle Glos Pinot Noir Meiomi 2013

Belle Glos by Caymus showcases distinctive Pinot Noirs produced from some of California’s top wine-growing regions. The vineyard locations can all be described as coastal, but the climate differences are significant, depending on the amount of fog, wind, sunlight, and soil type at each site. Each wine is crafted to distill...

WS 92

gz8403915$19.23
Pisoni Lucia Chardonnay 2009

Pisoni Lucia Chardonnay 2009

WA 91

rws42678$36.47
Dunn Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley 2000

Dunn Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley 2000

WS 89 WA 86 IWC 90

mb89897535$77.56
Dunn Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley 2003

Dunn Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley 2003

WA 90 IWC 90

mb89897539$72.67
El Molino Pinot Noir 2009

El Molino Pinot Noir 2009

Brilliant dark ruby color. Black plum, blackberry, lifted cherry, and wet stone after rain aromatics that are pure and focused. Black tea and cherry pipe tobacco notes add complexity. A crisp fresh entry which expands into a rich and vibrant mid-palate. The lively tannins provide grip and depth and are framed...

WS 87 WA 90

mb89894017$60.41
Novelty Hill Syrah 2010

Novelty Hill Syrah 2010

The 2006 Syrah relies heavily on grapes from Novelty Hill's estate vineyard, Stillwater Creek (70%). The soil here is mixed with large pieces of fractured basalt; and visitors often remark on its similarity to the Rhone Valley, perhaps one reason why Syrah from here is so outstanding. The balance of the...

WA 90

rWS31254$19.69
Lafond Pinot Noir 2008

Lafond Pinot Noir 2008

A tremendous amount of effort has gone into fine tuning the vineyard to coax this fickle grape into producing the exotic, elusive flavors only pampered Pinot Noir will reveal. Bruce chose 8 clones from 15 vineyard lots picked at ripeness over a four week period. The wine was aged in French...

W&S 89

mb9393314$7.05
Wild Horse Pinot Noir 2012

Wild Horse Pinot Noir 2012

The name Wild Horse is nearly synonymous with incredible Pinot Noirs. Each vineyard lot was hand-harvested and fermented separately in a mix of small open and closed-top fermentors. Lots were then inoculated with yeast after a three day cold soak to develop color and flavors. During fermentation, the open-tops were punched...

WS 89

mb1684074$19.22