Landmark Vineyards

Landmark Vineyards was founded in 1974 in Windsor, California. In 1989, Damaris Deere Ford, became sole proprietor and relocated the winery to Sonoma Valley. Ford is a descendant of John Deere, founder of the world's largest tractor manufacturer. Landmark Vineyards is located at the base of Sugarloaf Mountain in Sonoma Valley. In 1993, world-renowned consulting enologist Helen Turley was hired to work with former winemaker, Eric Stern. Landmark Vineyard's mission is "to make great wines that enhance the joy of life." Quality and flavor begin in the vineyards. In addition to the estate vineyard, Landmark sources grapes from a range of different vineyards and those selected are the finest in the highly diverse microclimates of Sonoma County's winegrowing regions.

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Landmark Vineyards 'Overlook' Chardonnay 2016
91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91 WS TOP 100 2018 Rank 78 “Well-built and rich, with a solid core of apple pastry, fig and guava flavors that offer a creamy texture. Nutmeg and clove notes show on the spicy finish. Drink now through 2022.”-WS  Tasting Panel 92 “Silky smooth and luscious with a creamy texture
Item Number: 30679
Case: $191.40

Landmark Vineyards 'Overlook' Pinot Noir 2014
"On the nose, the wine is rich with molasses, cherry, spearmint, black tea, cranberry and plum. The palate features notes of gingerbread spice, red raspberry and grilled mushroom with a lengthy finish of mocha, black tea and forest floor."~Winemaker's Notes  "Landmark Vineyards was founded in 1974
Item Number: 24174
Case: $239.40
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Landmark Vineyards 'Overlook' Chardonnay 2015
93  Anthony Dias Blue 
Wine Enthusiast 90 "Richly soft, round and concentrated, this wine is exuberant in apple flavor, with a touch of stone fruit and papaya. It has a pleasing succulence that should broadly appeal."  Anthony Dias Blue 93 "From its canary-yellow hue to its nose of honey-butter, chamomile and melon,

Landmark Vineyards 'Overlook' Chardonnay 2014
90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90 "Alluring aromas of smoky, toasty oak and rich flavors of fig, apricot and melon give this an appealing, drink-me-now character. Drink now."~JL   "On the nose, the wine features notes of Meyer lemon tarte, marzipan, toasted almonds, Asian pear, honeysuckle and a hint of

Landmark Vineyards 'Overlook' Chardonnay 2013
88  Wine Spectator 
Wine and Spirits 89 "Sourced from more than 20 vineyards throughout Sonoma County (with a bit of Bien Nacido fruit from Santa Barbara sneaking in), this is balanced between toasty lees, ripe mandarin-scented fruit and some discreet spice from oak. It’s generous and polished, a lobster wine par

Landmark Vineyards 'Overlook' Chardonnay 2012
90  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 90 "The least expensive white is the 2012 Chardonnay Overlook, a cross-California blend of fruit with 83% from Sonoma, 11% from Monterey and 6% from Santa Barbara. A consistently delicious effort, the 2012 maintains beautiful tropical fruit and honeysuckle notes as well as a pure,

Landmark 'Overlook' Chardonnay 2011
88  Stephen Tanzer 
Stephen Tanzer 88 " Bright gold. Aromas of dried pit fruits, melon, honey, tarragon and white flowers. Warm and fleshy on the palate, offering pliant, ginger-accented peach, honeydew and poached pear flavors. Very fruity, with a touch of finishing warmth and lingering spiciness."  Wine

Landmark Vineyards 'Damaris RSV' Chardonnay 2009
92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 92 "The 2009 Chardonnay Damaris Reserve is a beautifully layered, sumptuous wine. Ripe apricots, butterscotch, sweet spices and French oak meld together seamlessly in this impeccable, harmonious wine. The style is extroverted and racy, yet despite its richness, the Damaris avoids any

Landmark Vineyards 'Overlook' Chardonnay 2010
90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90 "The 2010 Chardonnay Overlook bursts from the glass with juicy apricots, honeysuckle, lemon and pear. Floral notes appear later, adding lift and freshness. The raciness of the cold harvest comes through beautifully in the wine’s vibrant finish. Landmark’s Overlook Chardonnay is one

Landmark Vineyards Grand Detour Pinot Noir 2009
89  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 89 " The medium dark ruby-colored 2009 Pinot Noir Grand Detour is an intensely fragrant, super spicy effort offering notes of incense, spice box, herbs and Chinese black tea. The distinctive, super-sized aromatics give way to a classic palate revealing flavors of black cherry and

Landmark Grand Detour Pinot Noir 2008
The Pinot Report 92"Medium ruby color; bright, rich red cherry aromas with some spice notes; rich, bright red cherry flavors with spice and sweet oak notes; very silky texture; good structure and balance; long finish. Bright, delicious Pinot with great balance for the table. SMART BUY!"

Landmark Vineyards 'Steel Plow' Syrah 2008
"The Kivelstadt Vineyard has been farmed organically since itýs planting in 1999. Aromas of plum and blackberry combine with herbal notes of rosemary and thyme in this young Syrah. The ripe tannins and velvety texture of this wine is lifted by the hint of cocoa on the long finish." ~Winery notes

Landmark Pinot Noir 'Grand Detour' 2007
90  Robert Parker 
 Robert Parker 90 "The 2007 Pinot Noir Grand Detour exhibits a dark ruby color as well as a foresty, black cherry, and meaty-scented, Cote de Nuits-like nose. Spicy, round, and generously endowed with a velvety texture, this is a seductive style of Pinot to enjoy over the next 3-4 years.   The

Landmark 'Damaris Reserve' Chardonnay 2006
93  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 93"Rich, complex aromatics of fig, honeydew melon, spice and citrus are concentrated, deep and layered, well-focused and balanced, ending with a long, full finish. Drink now through 2012. 2,000 cases made." ~J.L.

Landmark 'Overlook' Chardonnay 2009
91  Robert Parker 
 Robert Parker 91 "The cuvee most likely to be encountered by readers is the 2009 Chardonnay Overlook, a blend assembled by longtime winemaker Eric Stern for proprietors Mike and Mary Colhoun. Completely accessed from Sonoma fruit (as opposed to several previous examples that came from numerous