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The Tasting Panel - Blue Reviews EXTRA! August 2013

By: Anthony Dias Blue

91 Points --

Thomas George Estates 2010 Chardonnay,
Cresta Ridge Vineyard, Russian River Valley, Sonoma
91 Points --

Thomas George Estates 2010 Pinot Noir,
Cresta Ridge Vineyard, Russian River Valley, Sonoma
90 Points  --

Thomas George Estates 2010 Estate Chardonnay,
Russian River Valley, Sonoma
89 Points --

Thomas George Estates 2010 Estate Pinot Noir,
Russian River Valley, Sonoma
89 Points --

Thomas George Estates 2009 Pinot Noir, Baker Ridge Vineyard,
Russian River Valley

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SF Weekly - TGE RRV Pinot: A $40 Pinot Worth Searching For

Still, the Thomas George Estates 2009 RRV Pinot is likely the remain on the wine ... Thomas George Estates is run by the father-and-son team of Thomas and ...
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2012 SF Wine Competition RESULTS
Gold Medal    --

Thomas George Estates 2009 Pinot Noir,
Baker Ridge Vineyard, Russian River Valley 
Silver Medal --

Thomas George Estates 2009 Pinot Noir,
Cresta Ridge Vineyard, Russian River Valley
Silver Medal --

Thomas George Estates 2009 Pinot Noir,
Starr Ridge Vineyard, Russian River Valley
Silver Medal --

Thomas George Estates 2009 Syrah,
Bei Vineyard, Sonoma Coast


Blogger Fam(iliarization) Tour - May 2012

Nine bloggers recently visited Thomas George Estates as a part of their Northern Sonoma Country Wine Road Tour. >>Check out the entire article here



San Francisco Chronicle - 09/11/2011

2009 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Campbell Ranch Vineyard, Sonoma Coast >>Full Review



Good Food Revolution - 09/6/2011

2008 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Baker Ridge Vineyard, Estate Wine, Russian River Valley >>Full Review



Chicago Tribune - 08/17/2011

2009 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Estate Wine, Russian River Valley >>Full Review



Northside San Francisco - 08/10/2011

The Weekend Traveler >>Full Review



Huffington Post - 08/02/2011

San Francisco Getaway: Healdsburg in a weekend at Thomas George Estates
>>Full Review



International Wine Cellar - 05/23/2011

2009 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Baker Ridge Vineyard, Russian River Valley >>Full Review

-- 93 points

2009 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Backbone Block, Baker Ridge Vineyard, Russian River Valley >>Full Review

-- 93 points

2009 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Lancel Creek Vineyard, Russian River Valley >>Full Review

-- 91 points

2009 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Estate Wine, Starr Ridge Vineyard, Russian River Valley >>Full Review

-- 90 points


2009 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Estate Wine, Cresta Ridge Vineyard, Russian River Valley >>Full Review

-- 90 points

2009 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Campbell Ranch Vineyard, Sonoma Coast >>Full Review

-- 90 points

2008 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Lancel Creek Vineyard, Russian River Valley >>Full Review

-- 90 points

2008 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Baker Ridge Vineyard, Russian River Valley

-- 89 points

2009 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Estate Wine, Russian River Valley

-- 89 points

2008 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Russian River Valley

-- 88 points




Wine Review Online by Tina Caputo 05/11/2011

2008 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Backbone Block, Baker Ridge Vineyard, Russian River Valley >>Full Review

-- 93 points

2008 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Baker Ridge Vineyard, Russian River Valley >>Full Review

-- 92 points

2009 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Estate Wine, Russian River Valley >>Full Review

-- 90 points

2009 Thomas George Estates Chardonnay, Russian River Valley>>Full Review

-- 92 points


2009 Thomas George Estates Sauvignon Blanc, Windsor Oaks Vineyard, Russian River Valley >>Full Review

-- 90 points

2009 Thomas George Estates Viognier, Catie’s Corner Vineyard, Russian River Valley >>Full Review

-- 90 points




Prince of Pinot Pinofile 03/01/2011 - ( All Reviews)

2009 Thomas George Estates Pinot Blanc, Saralee’s Vineyard, Russian River Valley
-- “Serve slightly chilled as a refreshing aperitif. Good.”

2009 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Estate Wine, Russian River Valley
-- “A nose to die for... Plenty to like in this medium-framed wine that is très Russian River.”

2009 Thomas George Estates Sparkling Pinot Noir, Brut Rosé, Estate Wine, Amber Block, Starr Ridge Vineyard, Russian River Valley
-- “Will work beautifully both as a celebratory event wine and a fashionable table wine. Very good.”

2008 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Russian River Valley
-- “A solid, very drinkable wine. Good.”

2008 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Campbell Ranch Vineyard, Sonoma Coast
-- “Well-endowed with plenty of tannic backbone.”

2008 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Baker Ridge Vineyard, Russian River Valley
“Soft and silky in the mouth. Veers to the ripely flavored side. Good.”

2008 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Lancel Creek Vineyard, Russian River Valley
“Hearty but silky tannins support the generous dark fruits leaving a smooth impression on the palate as the finish lingers on and on. Very good.”

2008 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Baker Ridge Vineyard, Russian River Valley
“Soft and silky in the mouth. Veers to the ripely flavored side. Good.”

2008 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Backbone Block, Baker Ridge Vineyard, Russian River Valley
“Impeccable balance for the long haul. Very classy juice.”




Tasting Panel Magazine - 02/28/2011

2009 Thomas George Estates Viognier, Catie’s Corner Vineyard, Russian River Valley >>Full Review

-- 90 points




Wine Enthusiast - 01/19/2011

2008 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Lancel Creek Vineyard, Russian River Valley

-- 92 points

2008 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Baker Ridge Vineyard, Russian River Valley

-- 91 points

2008 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Russian River Valley

-- 91 points




Pinot File’s American Pinot Noir Awards for - 2010 01/10/11

Biggest Winery Transformation



San Francisco Chronicle Top 100 wines of - 2010 12/06/10

2009 Thomas George Estates Viognier, Catie’s Corner Vineyard, Russian River Valley



Recipephile Wine of the Week - 09/22/10

2008 Thomas George Estates Syrah, Ulises Valdez Vineyard, Russian River Valley



James the Wine Guy Top Wines of Pinot Days - 2010 07/01/10

2008 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Lancel Creek Vineyard, Russian River Valley -- 9.2 points




TonyAspler.com - 04/26/10

2007 Thomas George Estates Pinot Noir, Allen Vineyard, Russian River Valley -- 92 points




Pinot File’s American Pinot Noir Awards - 03/18/10

Best Winery Website