“… Dana, would be my pick for the new winery most likely to attain cult status.”
THE WINE MAGAZINE, No. 13
“The winner of the best Napa Cabernet 2008 is a Napa Valley newcomer, Dana Estates, whose Lotus single-vineyard wine charmed us with its opulence, depth and elegance.”
“The Dana (“DAH-nah”) wines are eye opening about the state of the art in American Cabernet (and at $325, they darn well should be).”
“But ultimately, Dana delivers because its team demands that the wines manifest the dimensions of a dynasty, not the measure of the market.”
A Seoul businessman spares no effort to create the perfect wine estate.
Consultant Philippe Melka and winemaker Cameron Vawter produce prodigious yet graceful wines that are eye opening about the state of the art in American Cabernet.
“…Lee…together with Backen has successfully preserved one Napa legacy while establishing another that will be enjoyed for generations to come.”