Posts tagged: 2004

White Rock 04 Cabernet Sauvignon, Laureate Estate

I can’t believe it but White Rock is approaching 25 years in business! I fondly recall their 1987 Claret, which was their second release. This vintage could have been a claret as well, but since it has 75% Cabernet (as well as 20% Cabernet Franc, 3% Merlot, and 2% Petit Verdot, the Laureate was born. […]

Thursday February 25th, 2010 in , , , , , | Comments Off on White Rock 04 Cabernet Sauvignon, Laureate Estate

La Sirena 2004 Syrah, Santa Ynez

The Santa Ynez Syrah is deep ruby-purple in color with beautiful aromatics of black currant and jammy fruit, rose petal and spice. It is rich and ripe in the mouth, yet vibrant and lively at the same time chalked full of spicy, mouth bursting layers of flavor. I love the textural element on the palate. […]

Wednesday February 24th, 2010 in , , , , , | Comments Off on La Sirena 2004 Syrah, Santa Ynez