Wine Spectator | Rating: 91Savory herb, dried currant, black licorice and mineral flavors are tight, full-bodied, well-proportioned and structured. Ends with firm tannins, so best to cellar short term. Cabernet Sauvignon and Petit Verdot.Drink Dates: 2011-2016Author: James Laube
Self | Rating: 93Author: ckmiller
Gemstone Vineyard is a small, family-owned grape grower and producer of estate wines. Although they makes a small quantity of Chardonnay, their focus is on crafting richly textured red wines from Bordeaux varietals grown on their 16 acre hillside property in the Yountville appellation of Napa Valley. Philippe Melka has been the winemaker since the 2005 vintage. The founders are Suzie and Paul Frank who have since passed the baton to current proprietors Carole and Michael Marks.
Collector Data For This Wine
- 125 bottles owned
- 24 collectors
- Average collector rating: 93
(Out of 24 collectors)