- Sangiovese is very good, estate is pretty good. Hilltop is very good
- Very concentrated raspberry, acidic finish, reminiscent of a Chianti. From Santa Ynez fruit.
- Nice med body Syrah ruby red color, blackberry/currant nose subtle tannin w hint of dryness 3* $17@vendome Taluca Lake
- 07 Whitcraft Winery Stolpman Syrah: this vineyard has such distinguishable notes. Smoke, char,sage, dark fruit.
- Battle viognier: condrieu vs stolpman - faury vs carina - 06 vs 07 .. .. .. .. ..