Category Archives: Wine Reviews

2007 Ojai Thompson Vineyard Syrah
92 points Robert Parker's Wine Advocate

The 2007 Syrah Thompson wafts from the glass with high-toned floral aromatics that lead into dark red fruit, flowers, licorice, mint and spices. This is just over 75% Syrah, with the remainder Grenache and Mourvedre. It is one of the more feminine wines among these Syrahs and is

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2013 Jaffurs Thompson Vineyard Petite Sirah
93-95 Points (From Barrel) Robert Parker's Wine Advocate

The 2013 Petite Sirah looks to be another killer vintage of this cuvee. First made in 2003, this 2013 offers an inky purple color to go with deep, decadent dark fruits, full-bodied richness and depth, and plenty of fine tannin. It’s a beauty to

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2009 VIE Thompson Vineyard Syrah
93 points Wine X Magazine
92 points Food & Beverage World

A bouquet of blackberries, plums, spice, and vanilla greets the senses.  A sip reveals flavors of bramble fruit and plum along with lively notes of pepper and smokey oak.  A rich, robust wine that’s supple, dark and

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