95 Points / Previous Score Somm Journal The Red Cuvée is generous on the palate...with lots of rich & delicious Napa Cabernet fruit! Showing black cherry & blackberry fruit, along with hints of choc olate, coffee & cassis notes. The Red Cuvee Master Blend is a blend of 50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Merlot and 25% Cabernet Franc! The wine enjoys a freshness on the nose...carrying the Signature ‘alluring & enticing aromatics’... that all PALAZZO WINES have!
92 to 94 Points / Previous Scores Robert Parker 95% Semillon, 5% Sauvignon Blanc Nose: Floral & seductive with intense tropical aromas of guava & passion fruit, hints of pear, pink grapefruit & orange blossoms, with a touch of spearmint laced throughout. Palate: Round & soft, opulent with a broad oil texture & weight. Balanced beautifully with bright, zesty acidity and a stunning minerality, rarely seen in domestic white wines. Delicious guava & passion fruit flavors, along with nectarine and hints of Meyer lemon & orange citrus notes. Complex, yet beautifully balanced mouthfeel! Finish: Rich & weighty, with excellent acidity & minerality. Complex, with notes of wet stone & slate. Wonderfully long- especially for a white wine! A 'Superior Food Wine' to be enjoyed!
PALAZZO 2013 RESERVE ‘Right Bank’ Proprietary Red Blend 95+ Points / Robert Parker The Palazzo ‘Right Bank’ Red is another wine of great intensity … sensational in extraction and richness … this blend of 72% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Franc and the rest Cabernet Sauvignon is the product of a cool year in Napa … It shows fabulous density, richness, and intensity. Nose: Aromas of dark chocolate, espresso roast, sweet cherries and black currants. Floral notes of violets & cassis with hints of cedar, vanilla and spice! Palate: Rich, plush mouthfeel with great structure & acidity. Stunning sweet red & black cherry fruit with hints of chocolate & cocoapowder. Fabulous density, richness and intensity with excellent tannins & weight! Signature complex layers of rich fruit with hints of earth & minerality laced throughout. Finish: Bold, long finish with great acidity! Rich and complex, with hints of dark chocolate & espresso! A Great Food Wine!
92 to 98 Points / Previous Scores Robert Parker Nose: Floral tones of crushed violets & cassis, red & black cherries, and black raspberry fruit ... with just a hint of chocolate! Palate: Rich, lush, velvety mouthfeel … with great acidity and soft supple tannins! Stunning red & black cherries and black raspberry fruit … with a touch of spice! Signature notes of dark & milk chocolate laced throughout!Finish: Long, silky finish with a seductive, velvety texture! Great acidity, with sweet, soft tannins and flavors of rich cherries & dark chocolate! Rich and complex … A Great Food Wine!