Diamond Creek Vineyards


Diamond Creek Gravelly Meadow Cabernet Sauvignon 2008
93  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 93"Engagingly complex, detailed, subtle and layered, offering a mix of plum, dark berry, mineral and cedar flavors. Dry around the edges, but very complete and expansive on the finish, where the flavors weave together. Best from 2013 through 2023."J.L.

Diamond Creek 'Red Rock Terr' Cabernet Sauvignon 2007
88  Wine Spectator 
 Wine Spectator 88 "Tight, firm, intense and concentrated, displaying a trim band of mineral, cedar, dried currant and sage. Full-bodied and gaining depth on the finish, where this starts to open up, offering a glimpse of black licorice and loamy earth. Best from 2012 through 2022. 704 cases made.

Diamond Creek Gravelly Meadow Cabernet Sauvignon 2004 3.0L
96  Connoisseurs Guide to Wine 
Connoisseurs Guide to Wine 96 "From the first, this deep, densely filled youngster conveys serious Cabernet intent, and its complex combination of optimally ripened currants, loamy spice and neatly balanced oak is the stuff of high varietal achievement. It is supple at entry and tightens a bit as

Diamond Creek 'Red Rock Terr' Cabernet Sauvignon 2004 3.0L
95  Connoisseurs Guide to Wine 
Connoisseurs Guide to Wine 95 "Deep and keenly defined fruit sits at the heart of this complex and impressively extracted young Cabernet, and, even if toughened just now by its undisguised tannins, the wine effortlessly conveys compelling impressions of layering and real range with its fine

Diamond Creek 'Volcanic Hill' Cabernet Sauvignon 2004 3.0L
91  Connoisseurs Guide to Wine 
Connoisseurs Guide to Wine 91 "The most open and accessible of the Diamond Creek bunch, the bottling from Volcanic Hill sports suggestions of ripe berries along with the usual cassis and leans a little more to ripeness than either of its mates. It too is tannic, but not to quite the same measure,

Diamond Creek 'Volcanic Hill' Cabernet Sauvignon 2003
93  Connoisseurs Guide to Wine 
Connoisseurs Guide to Wine 93 "Of the three outstanding new Cabernets from Diamond Creek, this particular bottling is the most backward and slow-to-unfold of the bunch. With dense, highly extracted curranty fruit as its major theme, it slowly opens to exhibit finely placed oak, rich loamy

Diamond Creek 'Red Rock Terr' Cabernet Sauvignon 2008
94  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 94"Rich, creamy and layered, with a complex mix of plum, wild berry, mineral and espresso flavors. As smooth-textured as this gets early on, with a wonderful finish that sails on. Seductive and alluring. Drink now through 2024. From California."J.L.

Diamond Creek 'Gravelly Mead' Cabernet Sauvignon 2003
90  Connoisseurs Guide to Wine 
Connoisseurs Guide to Wine 90 "Mildly minty in scent, awash in rich oak and smelling of sweet, well-ripened cherries, this bottling turns out to be a bit rounder in feel and flavor compared to its sibling.as its relatively open aromas clearly suggest. It shows fine fruity depth and the usual