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North Coast Part 1: Napa Valley's Incredible 2016s

February 01, 2019

"Most estates compare their 2016s to their 2013s (and feel it's the greatest vintage they've made), but the wines appear to me to be either a beefed-up version of the 2014s or a slightly more elegant, forward version of the 2013s; take your pick. 2016 is unquestionably in the same league as 2012 and 2013, and it is one of the all-time great vintages for the region"