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2007 Linne Calodo Sticks and Stones

UNITED STATES / CALIFORNIA / SAN LUIS OBISPO
  • 94 WA
  • 91 WS
  • 91 IWC
  • Variety
    Proprietary Blend

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SKU: 93987-2007-750

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$59.95

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  • International Wine Cellar | Rating: 91

    (63% grenache, 25% mourvedre and 12% syrah) Deep, bright red. Spicy red berries, flowers and minerals on the pungent nose. Juicy and bright, with harmonious acidity giving vivacity to the sweet red berry fruit. Becomes creamier as it sits in the glass, picking up a note of spicecake. This lively wine should put on weight with a couple more years of bottle aging. Finishes with fine-grained tannins and very good energy.
    Author: Josh Raynolds
    Issue: Nov/Dec 09
  • Wine Spectator | Rating: 91

    Floral grapey berry, plum and boysenberry flavors are pure, ripe and complex, gaining depth and richness. Shows off a spicy fresh earth flavor on the finish. Grenache, MourvAdre and Syrah."
    Author: James Laube
  • Wine Advocate | Rating: 94

    The 2007 Sticks and Stones is a blend of 63% Grenache, 25% Mourvedre, and 12% Syrah. This cuvee always comes across like a Paso Robles version of a Chateauneuf du Pape. Elegant as well as substantial, the 2007 exhibits sweet kirsch liqueur, raspberry, lavender, and dusty, loamy soil characteristics, medium to full body, and ripe tannin. Enjoy this beauty over the next 7-8 years.
    Author: Robert Parker
  • Self | Rating: 90

    Author: Bret Winter
  • Self | Rating: 90

    Author: gotwine
  • Self | Rating: 93

    Clearly in it's prime now. Very smooth with explosive fruit flavor. Like smelling a bowl of freshly smashed rasberries. While this is a great cocktail wine, it went great bbq pork chops with spice rub. Killer wine
    Drink Dates: 2011-2015
    Author: Tphilca
  • Self | Rating: 89

    these wines are ridiculous. very sweet but not over the top, structure exists behind the sweet. drank after some austere cabs, acted as a dessert wine!
    Author: jasonm

California is the heartland of wine production in the US, and the state that brought prestige to American wine thanks to the pioneers who built early wineries like Staglin, Beringer, Ridge, Mayacamas and Chateau Montelena in the 1800s. Its large geographic area ensures a great diversity in growing sites, varieties grown, and quality levels. Generalizations about the state's wines have numerous exceptions; however, a few key facts generally hold true—ample sunshine, dry weather during the growing season, and moderate winters prevail. Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon continue to dominate the state's production—albeit in continually smaller percentages, as growers continue to diversify. More than 100 different varieties can be found throughout the state.

Collector Data For This Wine

  • 217 bottles owned
  • 80 collectors
  • Average collector rating: 91
    (Out of 80 collectors)