Vinous | Rating: 93The 2013 Red Wine H Block is in an awkward stage where it appears to be going into a period of closure. The tannins are angular, which gives the wine a burly feel I have not seen before, either from barrel or bottle. Readers should not be thinking about opening bottles any time soon.Author: Antonio Galloni
See other similar producers:Tamber Bey Vineyards,Hartwell Estate,Scholium Project
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Collector Data For This Wine
- 68 bottles owned
- 11 collectors