Cellar/Tasting Notes The Ojai Vineyard was founded in 1983 by Adam Tolmach with the goal of producing distinctive California wines using traditional wine making practices learned in Burgundy and the Rhone valley. Almost thirty years later, Adam is still at the helm and producing wines with European sensibilities..
Cellar/Tasting Notes "Bright, ripe and juicy, with vivid blueberry, blackberry and wild berry flavors that are spicy, supple and elegant, maintaining this red's dark berry themes and ending with a spicy berry aftertaste..."
Cellar/Tasting Notes "Tight, with a gritty, earthy edge to the firm strawberry, dark berry, violet, spice and cedar notes, gaining depth and ending with a persistent finish. Should gain with age."
Cellar/Tasting Notes The 2012 Pinot Noir is a remarkably generous wine that evolves on the palate from darker brooding notes on entry to brighter, lifted fruit on the finish. The nose opens with dark fruit, cola, and blackberry with hints of sandalwood and sweet florals. The palate shows deep, rich fruit and good..
Cellar/Tasting Notes "The 2011 Pinot Noir Ryan Vineyard impresses for its depth and mid-palate density. Dark red and black stone fruit, leather and cloves are some of the notes that take shape in a pliant, yet structured Pinot that should drink well for many years. The Ryan finishes with substantial intensity and..
Cellar/Tasting Notes The La Rinconada Pinot Noir is full of strong spice notes, from white pepper to tobacco leaf and cedar. These aromas pair beautifully with delicate hints of rose petal and wild blackberry, which continue on the palate. This wine has great structure, and we expect it age quite well, but it’s..
Cellar/Tasting Notes The 2012 Sierra Mar is amazingly big and elegant at the same time. It shows herbal sagebrush and violet notes with deep undertones of molasses and lifted hints of graphite. On the palate, violets and black fruit are supported by a toasty-peppery structure. As the palate opens, brighter red fruit..
Cellar/Tasting Notes Formerly known as Alchemist, Remnant is created to be one of the darkest, richest, and most masculine wines in the Booker line-up. This wine’s blend can be influenced by any varietal found in our vineyard. Some years Remnant is composed of almost entirely Syrah, other years it may see more..
Cellar/Tasting Notes Oublie is one of the lightest blends produced by the vineyard. It aims to mimic Chateaneuf du Pape and pair well with all types of food. The name is a French term for the “forgotten”, this refers to the Counoise grape which is less commonly seen in California wines.
Cellar/Tasting Notes Vertigo aims to be a traditional Rhone blend, a “G-S-M”. The vineyard ferment a portion of this wine whole cluster and use stem inclusion to add a bit to its character in terms of tannin and spice. The name ‘Vertigo is in jest for one of Booker's steepest hillsides that grows Grenache, Syrah..