95 Points at 10 years of age

“Supple, refined and generous, with layers of black cherry, plum, mineral and floral flavors wrapped in velvety tannins. The finish rolls on, picking up hints of licorice and caramel.”
Wine Spectator (June 15, 2018)

Wine Spectator

94 Points. Hot Wines. “Smooth and silky, delivering a root beer-like sassafras and anise character…”
Wine Spectator (May 19, 2010)

Wine Enthusiast

90 Points “Forward and fruity, this is an easy-drinking bottle of pinot…”
Wine Enthusiast (April 1, 2010)

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Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar

90 Points “…A juicy, sweet midweight that offers lively red and dark berry flavors and slow-building cola and spice notes…”
Stephen Tanzer’s International Wine Cellar (July 1, 2010)

Robert Parker's Wine Advocate

90 Points “…Elk Cove Vineyards’ 2008 collection is first rate.”
Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate (October 31, 2010)

Affairs of the Vine

Gold Medal at 2010 Pinot Shootout!
Affairs of the Vine (February 1, 2010)