2010 Harlan Estate - The Maiden
Wine Advocate | Rating: 92The 2010 The Maiden reveals lots of cedarwood, licorice, forest floor, black and red currant, loamy, earthy notes and a touch of background oak. Elegant, pure, layered, medium to full-bodied, and rich in fruit with no hard edges, it should be enjoyed over the next 15+ years.Author: Robert Parker
Rating: 87This undeniably rich version struggles to find focus, featuring extracted dark berry flavors surrounded by dry, swarming tannins. The tannins may mellow with time, but this remains at an adolescent phase for now.Author: James Laube
Rating: 94The 2010 The Maiden is fabulous. Dark red cherries, lavender, menthol and spices all flesh out in the glass. A textured, inviting wine, the 2010 wraps around the palate with striking depth and purity. Silky tannins add a measure of finesse, but in the end, the 2010 is a wine to enjoy for its forward fruit and juicy, extroverted personality. What a gorgeous wine this is. The 2010 captures the essence of Harlan Estate to the core. It is a fabulous Maiden. - Antonio Galloni
Self | Rating: 92Author: Mike N296
Self | Rating: 88WS pretty much nailed this one (unfortunately!). The nose and the entry are right but the aggressive, dry tannins cut them off and make the overall wine a bit disappointing.Author: Jeffrey M989
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Collector Data For This Wine
- 494 bottles owned
- 126 collectors
- Average collector rating: 90
(Out of 126 collectors)