Rutherford Wine Co. | WYPR

Rutherford Wine Co.

Jun 6, 2018

A pair of California labels over-deliver on classic wines. Click the links to purchase Al and Hugh's recommendations at Kenilworth Wine & Spirits.

The Wines

Price key:  $=less than $20  $$= $20-40   $$$=$40-60  $$$$=above $60

Quality key:  * = decent wine   ** = very good wine   *** = superb wine   ****= elite

Rutherford Ranch Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley '15  **1/2 $$

(Classic Napa cab flavors at a very good price.)

Rutherford Ranch Sauvignon Blanc, Napa Valley '17  **1/2 $

(Very approachable SB, with rich broad flavors, delicious.)

Scott Family Estate Pinot Noir "Dijon Clones", Arroyo Seco '15 *** $$

(Unbelievable value at this price, checks all the boxes.)

Scott Family Estate Chardonnay "Dijon Clones" Arroyo SEco '15 *** $$

(Pure California chard at its best, restrained yet deep and flavorful.)