Ripe and lively, with fine intensity to fragrant spice, pear, apple and quince flavors. Concentration lingers, with a citrus tanginess shaping the finish. Drink now. 1,450 cases made. —James Laube
Dark, with blackberry and plum fruit offset by toast, mineral and briar notes. Slightly brawny in style, but lots here to like. Drink now through 2006. 700 cases made. —James Molesworth
A live-wire Malbec, with lots of mineral and sanguine verve running through the raspberry, blackberry and graphite flavors. Racy, tightly focused finish. Drink now through 2007. 665 cases made. —James Molesworth
Rich and ripe, balanced with lively acidity. A generous mouthful of red berry, cherry and licorice flavors, shaded with subtle spices and a polished mouthfeel that lets the flavors sail nicely. Best from 2007 through 2012. 1,100 cases imported. —Harvey Steiman
A beautifully crafted and deftly balanced wine that achieves ripeness without excess. Smooth, rich and harmonious, with layers of black cherry, spice, nutmeg and wild berry flavors supported by ripe, integrated tannins. Long, complex aftertaste. Drink now —James Laube
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