Another knockout Chardonnay from this beautiful hilltop estate high in the Santa Cruz Mountains.
94 POINTS, Wine Enthusiast. "The nose on this bottling blends savory depth with floral lightness, combining sandalwood, seared Meyer lemon peels, butterscotch, hot sandstone and flashes of honeysuckle on the nose. Sea salt and nectarine lead toward marshmallow and wood in the finish, wrapped in a structure that's firm but seamless."
93 POINTS, The Wine Advocate. "The wine opens with pear and apple, spring honey, hay and fresh almonds with hints of orange blossom, lemon pith, stone, toast and white peaches. Medium-bodied with an intense fruit core, it offers lovely earthy/savory hints, with juicy acidity and a long, mineral-tinged finish."
2008 marks the best vintage for Champagne since 1996. Don't miss this special Champagne! 93 POINTS, Wine Spectator. “Sparkling, creamy and well‐knit, with good focus to the baked white cherry, honeycomb and ginger biscuit flavors.” 93 POINTS, Wine Enthusiast. "This...
2008 marks the best vintage for Champagne since 1996. Don't miss this special Champagne! 93 POINTS, Wine Spectator. “This distinctive Champagne features aromas and flavors of chai tea, rose petal, singed orange peel, dried peach and baked raspberry. Well-balanced, with...
Alois Lageder Pinot Grigio is a brilliant straw yellow with green shimmer. There are quite pronounced and expressive aromas of flowers with somewhat spicy notes. There is rich flavor in the mouth, with slight smokiness at the back and a...