San Benito County, Central Coast

The Ojai Vineyard

John Sebastiano Vineyard Syrah 2018

Great black fruit. Black pepper. Ripe and slight underripe. 36th bday wine. Violet tar tabaco. Charred earth. — 9 days ago

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Annie Dyer Pinot Noir 2019

Beautiful Pinot, especially after about a 2 hour decant. Freshly sanded lumber and black cherry jam, savory herbs on the nose. Plush, rounded palate with some umami and acidity on the finish. — 12 days ago

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Williams Selyem

Vista Verde Vineyard Pinot Noir 2014

En Magnum. Not for me, but very correct. — a month ago

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Firestone Vineyard

Proximity Twenty Six Santa Barbara County Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

Dark ruby hue (almost inky). Aromas of bell pepper, black cherry, leather, plum, toast, and vanilla. Medium body, with rounded tannins and plus acidity. Plush palate and a decent finish. Easy to drink. Value pick from Grocery Outlet. — a day ago

Los Chuchaquis

Bandido San Benito County Negrette Blend 2020

This was great!! Reminded me of old vine. Complex, great structure. — a month ago

Le Mistral (USA)

Single Vineyard Monterey County Joseph's Blend 2017

Fantastic bottle, paired well with Grilled Pork Loin & Chili Sauce…. Many complex flavors… the Grenache pulled off the greatness — 6 days ago

Jekel Vineyards

Private Reserve Monterey County Cabernet Sauvignon 1982

Super green, but hecka good if you lie that style. Surprised, but Monterey showed up. — 3 days ago

John Sebastiano Vineyard

Santa Barbara County Syrah 2019

A tasting note for Camins 2 Dream Syrah from John Sebastiano Vineyard. Because I couldn’t find where else to log it. Limestone soil. Kirsch. 30% whole cluster. Juicy red cherry. Strawberry cotton candy. Vibrant color. Lifted acid tone. Tingly on the palate. — 14 days ago

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