Villa Mt Eden

Owner(s) Ted B Aseler
Web site www.villamteden.com
 
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A respected Napa Valley (est 1888) producer of Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon who quietly crafts excellent Pinot Noir as well. 2400 cases, $22. The winemaker is Mike McGrath. The wines are distributed to fine wine stores and restaurants. The winery has a tasting room on the Silverado Trail.

Reviewed Wines

2006 Villa Mt Eden Grand Reserve Bien Nacido Vineyard Santa Maria Valley Pinot Noir

14.2% alc.. · Light reddish-purple color in the glass. Appealing aromas of strawberries, rose petal and sage. Rustic with hi-tone acidity featuring strawberry, cranberry and raspberry fruits. Light and delicate with soft, dry tannins. Decent. Reviewed April 8, 2010 ARTICLE »

2004 Villa Mt Eden Grand Reserve Bien Nacido Vineyard Santa Maria Valley Pinot Noir

2400 cases, $22. A steal from a Napa producer known more Chardonnay and Cabernet. The winemaker is Mike McGrath. The wines are distributed to fine wine stores. · This Pinot is heavenly scented with red stone fruits, pomegranate, mocha and toast. The flavors are rich and complex highlighted by exotic spices and earthy red fruits. There is a solid backbone of acidity and tannins. Reviewed January 22, 2007 ARTICLE »