Two really disappointing wines. Thin, fruity vacations like 8€ Cote-Rotie’s. And no matter how hard I try, I don’t get the Tablas Creek fascination. Have YET to taste a wine of theirs which compels. Everything tastes like St. Cosme or worse. Nowhere NEAR their pricepoint in the Rhone.
2011 Straight Line Santa Barbara County Syrah: 14.4
2012 Tablas Creek Paso Robles 2012 Patalin: 13.8