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Ripe, lively and focused. A plump mouthful of blueberry, plum, vanilla and spice flavors that persist impressively on the open-textured finish. Drink now through 2015. 1,000 cases made. —Harvey Steiman
A delicious spätlese, bursting with apricot, orange and vanilla notes, all backed by good acidity. Needs a little time to settle down, but shows elegance, concentration and good length. Best from 2006 through 2015. —Bruce Sanderson
Old-time, rustic style, with lots of dark, brawny licorice root, sweet earth, spice, baked plum and dark currant flavors. Rich and chewy, this gains muscle and flesh as it sits in the glass. Impressive. Drink now through 2015. —James Molesworth
Thick and concentrated, with honey and orange notes all balanced by a vibrant structure. The impression is one of a fresh, ripe juiciness, with a lingering aftertaste of peach. Drink now through 2020. —Bruce Sanderson
Thick and muscular, with lots of aromatic dark currant, grilled chestnut, roasted game, coffee, brick dust and loam flavors that course through the densely structured finish. Traditional sauvage flavors with modern fruit and concentration--a great —James Molesworth
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