September 01, 2007
Decanter, Steven Spurrier, September 07 The famous Paris based wine writer (he organized the momentous Paris tasting of 1976 that catapulted Napa to the top of the wine world) has an article that revisits the comparison of Napa and Bordeaux. In a side bar titled “Better Than Bordeaux? Spurrier’s Standouts”…he features our ’05 Meteor" saying "a single vineyard Cabernet with smotth, spicy fruit, plush tannins and a nice lift of tannins"(this will be available to our mailing list a year from now—as we inaugurate a new label called simply “Meteor”). In the meantime there are 270 cases of the 2004 available under the Dyer label.
For quite awhile, now, we’ve been meaning to review all the vintages of Dyer Vineyards Cabernet – we’re amazed to realize there are fifteen vintages now (seventeen if you count the two in barrels!) But, we just hadn’t gotten to it.
In a recent moment of serendipity...