John Benedetti
 
March 1, 2022 | John Benedetti

Scores don’t matter? Maybe. But over time, they show a pattern of quality.

I can’t tell you how many times over the years I’ve heard other winemakers or commercial wine buyers say “scores don’t matter”. I find it a bit disingenuous– I’ve never met a winemaker who didn’t get happy about a good score, or pissed off about a bad one...  Continue »

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John Benedetti
 
November 17, 2020 | John Benedetti

Split Rail Pinot Noir Chosen to Robert Parker’s List of the Top 100 Wine Discoveries

We’re thrilled to announce that our 2018 Split Rail Vineyard Pinot Noir has been selected by Wine Advocate as one of the Top 100 Wine Discoveries of 2020.  Continue »

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John Benedetti
 
August 1, 2019 | John Benedetti

Aptos Times Article About Melanie's Passing

The Aptos Times recently published an article about our new tasting room in Aptos, and its opening during the passing of my wife and soulmate. You can read the article here: https://issuu.com/timespublishinggroup/docs/a21908_tab_issuu/4  Continue »

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John Benedetti
 
June 4, 2018 | John Benedetti

Lots of Love from Robert Parker's Wine Advocate

Our 2016 vintage (and a 2015 cellar selection) were recently reviewed by Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate, and the results are more than we could have hoped for.  Continue »

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