Byron Wines

Byron 'Santa Maria' Pinot Noir 2009
 "The 2009 Santa Maria Valley Pinot Noir displays aromas of dark cherry and plum, accented by hints of rose petals and brown spice. The flavor profile has a core of dark cherry and dark plum with hints of earth and brown spices, backed by a smooth, silky and long finish. The wine is styled to

Byron IO 'Rhone Blend' GSM 2005
"Varietal blend: 92% Syrah, 4% Grenache, 4% Mourvedre IO is a handcrafted wine made in limited production using Australian-inspired winemaking techniques adapted to the specific nature of our Santa Barbara County fruit. Grapes were crushed into temperature-controlled fermenters where a small amount

Byron 'Bien Nacido' Pinot Noir 2004
"The 2004 Pinot Noir displays aromas of strawberry jam and rose petal, and hints of clove and brown sugar. The flavor profile is filled with red plum, dark plum, and strawberry. The finish is long and smoky with hints of cardamom spice." ~Winery Notes

Byron 'Bien Nacido' Pinot Noir 2002
94  Wine Enthusiast 
 Wine Enthusiast 94 "Where Byron’s regular ’03 Pinot is all about immediate gratification, this single-vineyard release, a year older, is a darker, brooding wine. Instead of red cherries, you get black ones. Cassis, too, and sautéed mushrooms with a splash of balsamic. Still there’s a delicious

Byron Pinot Noir 2006
88  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 88"Aromas of ripe cherry, strawberry rhubarb and blueberry jam are accented by spicy notes, hints of mineral and cedary oak. Fills out on the finish, with a plush, mouthcoating aftertaste and ripe tannins. Drink now through 2009. ~JL 8/31/06"