William Kelley

Harlan Estate 2013

Alluring aromas of juicy mulberry, black raspberry, graphite, dried herbs and rich cigar tobacco introduce a large-scaled wine framed by an ample and refined tannic chassis...

Cain, Five 2013

A fragrant but savoury bouquet of perfumed blackberry, rich earth, fennel seed and cigar tobacco leads to a wine with lovely cut, vibrancy and concentration, structured around firm but refined…

Corison, Cabernet Sauvignon 2013

Beautifully perfumed aromas of rose petal, violets, blackberry, dark chocolate and incipient cigar tobacco burst from the glass in a striking array, the prelude to a wine that’s structured around…

Opus One 2013

Red and black fruits, graphite, incense and incipient cedar meld together in a youthfully reserved bouquet that should blossom in bottle...

Pinot Noir is planted on south-facing hillsides at the Sea Smoke Estate Vineyard in Sta Rita Hills AVA

August has already witnessed a slew of significant vineyard purchases in California wine country...