Santa Lucia Highlands

Belle Glos 'Las Alturas' Pinot Noir 2014
"Complex red and black fruits unfold on the palate; blackberries, raspberries and warm cherry pie filling, with a wonderful dark chocolate characteristic. Cedary oak and soft vanilla undertones on the mid-palate further enhance the wine. The overall impression is rich and silky with a firm acidity,
Item Number: 19333
Case: $599.40

Mer Soleil Reserve' Chardonnay 2013
"Golden-hued in color, the wine opens with opulent aromas of peach, apple, Meyer lemon and baking spices. The palate is an inviting medley of peach and D’Anjou pear; layered with tropical notes of pineapple and banana. The vibrant acidity is well balanced by warm butterscotch and subtle coconut
Item Number: 18119
Case: $299.40

Talbott 'Kali-Hart' Chardonnay 2013
The Tasting Panel 90  "Smooth and fresh with lovely structure and balance; bright and round with depth and grace; clean and vibrant."  "Kali Hart is a pure fruit expression of our vineyard. Named in honor of Robb's youngest daughter. Fabulous everyday wine with lush fruit flavors of apple,
Item Number: 14608

Siduri 'Rosella's' Pinot Noir 2013
92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90-92 "Showing lots of acidity (which is common for this vineyard), the 2013 Pinot Noir Rosella’s Vineyard is pretty, fresh and perfumed effort that has classic Pinot Noir strawberry, flowers and spice aromas and flavors. Medium-bodied, seamless and with good overall depth, it should
Item Number: 17878

Mer Soleil 'Silver' Unoaked Chardonnay 2013
"A pale yellow hue, the wine is well balanced with great structure. Bright minerality, pink grapefruit and key lime characters shine through on the nose, followed by lemon zest and stone-fruit. The mid-palate displays intriguing notes of lemon meringue, quince and citrus, complemented by a crisp
Item Number: 17186

Morgan 'Twelve Clones' Pinot Noir 2013
90  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 90 "Bright ruby-red. Primary dark berry and cherry scents unfold slowly to show peppery spice, cola and mocha elements. Fleshy and seamless in the mouth, offering pliant red and dark berry flavors that tighten up on the back half. Shows surprising vivacity for its heft, finishing with
Item Number: 17507
Case: $299.40

Morgan 'Highland' Chardonnay 2013
90  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 90 "Light yellow-gold. Smoky and spicy on the nose, displaying ripe citrus and orchard fruit aromas and flavors and a suggestion of candied ginger. Smooth and open-knit but lively as well, with a touch of leesiness emerging slowly. Finishes silky, broad and long, with refreshing
Item Number: 17692
Case: $263.40

Morgan 'Metallico' Chardonnay 2014
"Metallico is Chardonnay in the purest form, without an overlay of oak or malo lactic fermentation to mask any of its fruit expression. Aromatics, intense fruit character and bright acidity are the goals here. This vintage of Metallico is composed of fruit from the Santa Lucia Highland and Arroyo
Item Number: 20262
Case: $227.40

Capiaux 'Pisoni' Pinot Noir 2012
94  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 94 "Veins of Sonoma Coast salinity and energy support a core of vibrant, chiseled fruit in the 2012 Pinot Noir Wilson Vineyard. The flavors are bright and focused from start to finish. Dark red cherry, plum, spice and menthol are some of the many notes that blossom on the supple,
Item Number: 18225
Case: $539.40

Siduri Santa Lucia Highlands Pinot Noir 2013
91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91 points  Coming more from the southern end of the appellation (it's mostly Pisoni and Sierra Mar), the 2013 Pinot Noir Santa Lucia Highlands has come on like gangbusters since I tasted it from barrel last year. It gives up lots of blackberry and darker styled fruits, mint, cloves,
Item Number: 20438
Case: $311.40