- Very smooth & just smoky enough
- Cedar, tobacco and spice hints frame dried cherry, berry and vanilla. finish of bitter cherry, loganberry,licorice 92-93
- 9/10, amazing wine for value, full bodied and dry, enjoyed at Mr Pergola's with a nice rare NY strip
- 2007 Riserva. Per WE: 92pts and #18 in their "Top100" wines of 2012. Drink in 2014-2018.
- Beautiful wine. Basque and terrific.