jamessuckling.com, 95 points: Wow. Wonderfully aromatic nose of currants, blackberries and lilacs. Full body but refined and beautiful. The quality of the tannins is exception. So fine. Lovely austerity and tension on the finish. Better in 2016.
Wine Enthusiast, 96 points: (94-96). Barrel sample. Showing a judicious blend of new wood and ripe fruit, this is a wine that has a creamed-apple texture. It's full of bright grapefruit, sweet apple and green plum flavors.
Wine Spectator, 96 points: Tightly wound with a good chalky vibrancy and taut red currant damson plum and bitter cherry notes that show ample length. Tasted non-blind.-J.M.
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Michel is a great representative and keeps me well informed of wines that would be of interest to me and the prices are always very competitive. The website is excellent and easy to navigate. I love the 6 month free wine storage which allows me to ship my wines when it is convenient for me and when the weather is not a problem. I’m very happy with every aspect of the JJ Buckley operation.
-Larry G., November 2019