|2008: 87 Points - MaryAnn Worobiec, Wine Spectator: "Smooth and appealing, with toasty nuances to the ripe, refreshing pear, apple and citrus flavors. A pleasing jolt of acidity keeps all the flavors fresh. Drink now. "
2008: 86 Points - Steve Heimoff, Wine Enthusiast: "Will satisfy Chard fans who like ripe fruit and plenty of oak. Shows pineapple marmalade, orange fruit cake, vanilla, buttered popcorn and smoky oak flavors, finished with brisk acidity. "