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Red

2011 Evesham Wood Pinot Noir

Willamette Valley more

1/25/2014 - spirosp wrote: 87 points

Rather thin and acidic. Not much fruit. Showing the affects of the 2011 vintage at this entry level wine.

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Red

1991 Silver Oak Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley

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12/28/2013 - spirosp wrote: 89 points

Cedar, oak and medium red fruit with some residual acidity. Tannins gone but so has the fruit. Has peaked and is declining. Drink now.

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Red

2010 Palmina Barbera

Santa Barbara County more

12/27/2013 - spirosp wrote: NR

Good mouthfeel, sweet dark fruit has nice balance with soft tannins and good amount of acidity . Drinks well now and will hold for some time.

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Red

2006 Walter Hansel Winery Pinot Noir Cuvée Alyce

Russian River Valley more

12/23/2013 - spirosp wrote: 91 points

Balanced , medium body , sweet strawberry fruit well intergratted tannins.

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Red

2006 Walter Hansel Winery Pinot Noir Cahill Lane

Russian River Valley more

12/23/2013 - spirosp wrote: 90 points

Dried Cherry fruit, medium body at peak.Some earthiness, very nice wine.

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Red

2011 Cristom Pinot Noir Mt. Jefferson Cuvée

Willamette Valley more

12/15/2013 - spirosp wrote: 89 points

Nice aroma , light to medium body with dry red fruit and dusty earthy palate. Good entry level wine by Cristom in a difficult vintage.

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Red

2007 Four Vines Zinfandel The Sophisticate

Sonoma County more

12/15/2013 - spirosp wrote: 90 points

Deep dark sweet fruit good balance. Tannins well integrated . I think has reached peak. Very enjoyable .

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Red

2004 Eponymous Macallister Vineyard

Sonoma Valley Red Bordeaux Blend more

12/15/2013 - spirosp wrote: 91 points

Decanted for over an hour. Dark fruit , firm tannins good finish. Good pairing with a steak.

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Red

2011 Justin Vineyards & Winery Savant

Paso Robles Red Blend more

12/6/2013 - spirosp wrote: 92 points

Full body , dark fruit . Spice and sweetness from the syrah. It will be better in a couple of years. Very good wine.

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Red

2011 Piedrasassi Syrah

Central Coast more

12/6/2013 - spirosp wrote: 90 points

Earthy with some fruit and spice . Fruit does not balance the acid . Cold be the vintage.

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Red

2010 Sequana Vineyards Pinot Noir Santa Lucia Highlands

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12/6/2013 - spirosp wrote: 88 points

Medium to light body. Red cherry, not complex. I do not know if will improve.

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Red

1997 La Jota Cabernet Sauvignon Howell Mountain

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12/6/2013 - spirosp wrote: 91 points

Full body well balanced ,leather, dark fruit tobacco. Very enjoyable classic California Cab.t At it's peak.

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White

2009 Lost Canyon Chardonnay Ruxton Vineyard

Russian River Valley more

12/6/2013 - spirosp wrote: 89 points

Citrus,some oak , nice balance . Not as bright as tasted a few months ago. Drink now.

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Red

2006 Ancient Peaks Zinfandel

Paso Robles more

11/3/2013 - spirosp wrote: 90 points

This was my last bottle. Past its prime and on a decline. Still very pleasing with dark fruit, cedar and nice balance.

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Red

1998 Turley Zinfandel Old Vines

California more

3/7/2011 - spirosp wrote: 94 points

Layers of fruit, touch of alcohol , well balanced wine. Drinking well now,although could last a few more years.

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Red

2006 Gundlach Bundschu Mountain Cuvée Estate Vineyard

Sonoma Valley Red Bordeaux Blend more

2/21/2011 - spirosp wrote: 89 points

At first tasted the Merlot and vanilla , but later the wine displayed mixed berries and enough acidity to hold up for a few years.Very good value.

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