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2016s Score High in Jeb Dunnuck’s Regional Report

Brilliance from Sonoma Taking a step back, this is an incredible time for Northern California. Starting with 2012, the region has had one sensational vintage after another… 2016 is unquestionably a world-class vintage for Sonoma… the good news just keeps rolling in from Northern California and this report includes an incredible number of truly world-class wines. Image:… Read more »

Sonoma Region Wine Vineyard

Vinous Includes Shared Notes as Part of “Sonoma’s Stellar 2016s”

  These are two very pretty wines from Shared Notes. – Antonio Galloni   The 2016 Les Leçons des Maîtres blends the aromatic intensity of Sauvignon Blanc with the textural resonance of Semillon. Apple, pear, mint, almond and dried flowers are all woven together in this delicious, inviting Sonoma County white. The blend is 62%… Read more »

Shared Notes Bottles and Vineyard

Bibiana González Rave Named SF Chronicle Winemaker of the Year

  “The identity of a California winemaker has never been more complicated,” asserts the San Francisco Chronicle article crowning Shared Notes winemaker Bibiana González Rave 2015 winemaker of the year. The idea of estate winemaking has increasingly become just that—an idea—for an emerging generation of independent winemakers who hire out to those who can afford… Read more »