Wine Spectator 97 pts: "Vibrant, with luscious yet elegant mineral-infused flavors of dark currant, ripe cherry, green fig and raspberry. Shows ample pepper notes, with the tannins offering plenty of muscle and grip on the long, silky finish. Complex and restrained."
The Wine...Price: $105.00
Country:United StatesVintage:2010Varietal:Sauvignon Blanc
Producer Notes: "The 2010 Somerston Estate Sauvignon Blanc is our third release of this wine. Yields of Sauvignon Blanc and Sauvignon Musque were perfect, resultling in a wine that displays all the characteristics that we expect from this great vineyard site. The mineral nose shows bright tropical notes of mango, grapefruit and citrus, while on the palate, delicious fruit flavors of poached pear, vanillin and grilled citrus...Price: $40.00
Country:United StatesVintage:2010Varietal:Cabernet Sauvignon
Robert Parker 92pts: "From black, rocky soils, the impressive 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon Obsidian is the finest wine in this group. Still backward and not much different than a young barrel sample given its youthfulness, it reveals a dense blue/purple color along with notes of blackberries, black currants, wet rocks, new oak, baking spices and licorice. The attractive aromatics are followed by a deep, full-bodied, broodingly...Price: $175.00
Country:United StatesVintage:2011Price: $49.00
Winery Notes: “The robe is of a beautiful deep ruby colour. The nose boasts a lovely complexity with fragrances of violets, roses, cherries and pepper. The wine is ample, smooth and intense in the palate with a finish reminiscent of the aromas found in the bouquet. The attack is fine and supple, showing a beautiful freshness. The tannins are ripe and opulent. The 2003 is a good keeping wine.”Price: $60.00
Country:United StatesVintage:2011Varietal:Cabernet Sauvignon
Wine Advocate 90pts: "David Arthur’s flagship wine, the 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon Elevation 1147 is the best wine of this group. Rich, deep, creme de cassis, licorice, forest floor and a hint of subtle smoke are present in this medium-bodied effort. With outstanding concentration and purity as well as low acidity and ripe tannins, it should drink well for 7-10 years."