- Deep blackberry w/ structured supple dry tannins & elegant notes of savory herb, anise, tobacco, graphite & vanilla. 93
- Blackberry & dark plum w/ full finely textured off-dry tannins & notes of prevalent cola, herbal oak & delicate anise.89
- Spahr's bought this at Avanti Ristorante before we went to see Anjelah Johnson at The Majestic. Great, smooth merlot.
- 2004 Chateau St. Jean Merlot - Bold, smooth aftertaste, berry.