Wine Enthusiast, August 2010
(92-94 points) Barrel sample. Big, ripe, juicy wine, the tannins very solid and dark. It has layers of new wood, power and considerable density. ROGER VOSS
jamessuckling.com, August 2012
Bright, soft and fruity with plum and currant character, with full to medium body and a chewy finish. Muscular. Better in 2016.