"Inky purple-crimson; as the color promises, a wine saturated with all manner of black fruits and bitter chocolate. Yet it has an open-weave texture that keeps it light on its feet and allows a farewell of juicy fruit to find its way through the quality oak and fine tannins. An exceptional shiraz."
James Halliday's TOP 100 over $20 (November 2012), 97 pts
"Ripe and broad, with a purity of spicy, coffee-accented berry and purple plum flavors that ride over a plush texture and linger on the rich but balanced finish. Best from 2012 through 2018. 1,000 cases made. - HS"