Lovers of the classic California red will find much to love here. It tastes like cocoa-dusted plums and has a satisfying creaminess of texture. Although very enjoyable now, don't be surprised if this holds for another 5 years with ease. At just $15/btl on full cases, this Sancerre-esque Sauvignon Blanc is our top seller. 96 points, Antonio Galloni, The Wine Advocate
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The just-bottled 2010 Monte Bello combines pure structure and power in a rich, full-bodied style for this wine. Waves of dark red fruit, crushed rocks, flowers, mint and grilled herbs wrap around the long, insistent finish..."
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