• jstrovel@gmail.com Likes this wine: 94 points

    August 11, 2018 - huge and awesome

  • The Wine Write Likes this wine:

    May 30, 2017 - PNP, drank over 2 nights. Opening aromatics were a bit bretty. Vigorous swirling dissipated that, but didn't entirely eliminate it. That HS characteristic rich red fruit was definitely there, along with meaty notes. Same profile on the palate. The nose was distracting on this one.

  • garyty wrote: 90 points

    January 28, 2017 - Crowd pleaser. Felt the oak and vanilla overpowered the fruit a bit, but overall a nice drink.

  • bbcc66 Likes this wine: 89 points

    January 6, 2017 - Decanted 2 hrs. Medium body. Nice consistent smooth tastes of dark fruits & dark cherry. Glad we let it age a little.

  • sayward wrote: 91 points

    October 2, 2016 - Nice Syrah. Still has a lot of life ahead of it.

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  • r4Cali wrote: 91 points

    April 27, 2016 - Has the chops for something special, but still needs some time to settle down more.

  • markandsusanw Likes this wine: 92 points

    March 7, 2016 - Splash decant ... Drinking oh-so-beautifully right now. Plush, plummy notes to open, backed by a big mid of black pepper spice and an intact tannic backbone. Pure pleasure.

  • dontime wrote:

    December 23, 2015 - Just outstanding.

  • jeffmudd wrote: 91 points

    August 14, 2015 - A great value, as usual for a HS wine.
    My first Larnar, great now will only get better.