Wine Enthusiast 91 'Editor's Choice' "Opulent and ripe, this full-bodied wine has great fruit concentration, a rich texture supported by firm tannins and a lingering, plummy finish. Oak plays a minimal role through all its blackberry and black plum flavors, but spicy clove and cedar accents emerge
Wine Enthusiast 91 "Yeast, miso and green pear make for an appetizing nose. The evident spritz on the palate makes these flavors pop even more in the mouth where lemon freshness and white pepper frame the lovely pear fruit. This is slender, dry but very expressive." Wine Spectator 90 "Very
Grenache Blanc, Roussanne, Marsanne, Vermentino, and Chardonnay The tangy pear, peach and apricot flavors have a side of toast and spice. Set on a juicy frame, with roasted almond accents on the finish.
89+ John Gilman "El Vino Prodigo is a new side project from Pedro Peciña Gil, who is likely to eventually assume the reins of his family's outstanding Bodegas Hermanos de Peciña. This wine is made from foot-trodden grapes in ancient concrete vats in an even older winery built in the eleventh
Very old vines (the oldest being planted in 1947!) and tiny yields are the source of this extracted, vibrant Sauvignon Blanc from vineyards on the southern bank of the Cher River in the Loire Valley. Better than most Sancerre, twice its price, Le Petiot has a great depth of flavor and a viscous,