HDH Wine

2015 Bond Winery Red Wine, Melbury

Napa Valley

$695.00 per Bottle


2 Bottles




"The more time passes, the more I think Melbury may turn out to be one of the most complete wines in the BOND range. The 2016 and 2015 both make a very strong case for that view. Tasted from bottle, the 2015 is exceptionally beautiful and vivid. Blood orange, mint and floral notes add nuance to an unbelievably polished, refined Cabernet Sauvignon. Put simply, the 2015 Melbury is a total stunner and every bit as captivating as it was last year." Antonio Galloni, Vinous.com
(AG, 12/01/2018)

Rating: 98
Drink from: 2022-2035

"Bottled in early 2018, the 2015 Melbury is deep garnet-purple colored with beautiful redcurrant jelly and crème de cassis notes with savory notions of tobacco, black olives and smoked meats plus a waft of lavender. The palate is full-bodied, firm and grainy, with a lively line lifting the perfumed, savory layers, finishing long." Lisa Perrotti-Brown, Robert Parker's Wine Advocate
(WA, 10/29/2018)

Rating: 97
Drink from: 2020-2043

"Beautiful blueberries, chocolate, walnuts and coffee beans. Full body, firm and chewy tannins and a flavorful finish. Needs two or three years to soften. Better in 2020." JamesSuckling.com
(JS, 05/23/2018)

Rating: 96
Drink from: 2020

"A dense, ripe, loamy style, with lots of licorice, steeped black currant and tar notes in the mix, along with macerated plum and açaí berry and a brambly undertow on the finish. Weighty for sure but has energy, with a good buried iron note on the finish. Best from 2021 through 2035. 340 cases made." Wine Spectator
(WS, 01/01/2019)

Rating: 95
Drink from: 2021-2035

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