In The Press
88 Points 2005 Cabernet Sauvignon BEST BUY. Plump and generous,a gentle mouthful of sweet blueberry and currant fruit,shaded with hints of mocha and cedar as the finish lingers nicely.
87 Points 2005 Pinot Noir Soft and generous, with blueberry and current flavors that linger nicely on the juicy finish.
86 Points 2005 Chardonnay BEST BUY Smooth and polished, with a spicy note weaving through the ripe pear fruit.
- Wine Spectator.
"the Little Penguin ...is one of the best labels across the board for wines under $10."
- Harvey Steiman of Wine Spectator
"Look for the 2005 Little Penguin Shiraz ($8), a bright, fruity wine with plenty of berry flavors and a hint of white pepper."
- Mercury News
"Surprisingly well-made, inexpensive merlot with blueberry flavors that aren't overwhelming. If you sniff carefully, there's a bit of cola in the aroma. Drink this with backyard barbecue."
- Star Telegram.com