Mark Aubert is a master of California Chardonnay, and Larry Hyde owns one of the most coveted vineyard sites in the Carneros district of southern Napa County.

Wine Spectator’s #6 Wine of 2018 – 2016 Larry Hyde & Sons Chardonnay.

-Wine Spectator - Top 100, December 31, 2018

For the past 20 years, Aubert has strategized relentlessly to realize his ultimate goal: to make California Chardonnay that rivals white Burgundy. And he’s become a grand master.

– Kim Marcus, Wine Spectator - Cover Story, July 31, 2018

Areas such as Sonoma County are full of exceptional vineyards yielding strikingly complex and engaging wines from numerous appellations…Aubert has a handful of highly rated ’15s, led by the 95-point Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast UV Vineyard .

-James Laube, Wine Spectator - California Pinot Noir Issue, October 15, 2018