Vinous reviews the wine-growing region of Santa Barbara with high praise this month- featuring some out of this world scores for Melville Estate. Santa Barbara has continued to show delicious, well-balanced wines at a price point that is hard to beat for the past couple of decades. Antonio Galloni writes about his impression of Santa Barbara below:
"The pace of change in Santa Barbara continues at a dizzying rate. As I take a look at the producers featured in this article, I can only marvel about how many of them did not exist even a decade ago[...]"
Melville Estate Pinot Noir - 95 points
Melville Estate Sandy's Block Pinot Noir - 94 points
Melville Estate 'Inox' Chardonnay - 92 points