94 POINTS, Burghound. "A very fresh and airy nose features a broad-ranging set of aromas that include menthol, anise, clove, stone, earth, cassis and plum. There is a sophisticated mouth feel to the big-bodied flavors, that benefit from an abundance of palate coating dry extract before culminating in a delicious yet serious finish that delivers absolutely outstanding length. This is, in a word, terrific."
97 POINTS, Jeb Dunnuck. "A wine that’s going to rival or surpass the 2015, the 2016 Châteauneuf-du-Pape Cuvée Réservée shows the quality of this awesome vintage with its deep, powerful, concentrated style. I find a certain 2010-like purity in this...
95 POINTS, Wine Spectator. "A dark style, offering a mix of plum, black currant and black cherry notes, infused with black tea, fruitcake and anise accents. Solidly built, vibrant and energetic from start to finish, this carries copious fruit easily...
Beautifully complex with wonderful depth of fruit and woody spice. Classic Bordeaux with dusty earth and freshness. We love the cocoa and cedar this wine brings to the table. A perfect complement to your next dinner party.