97 points - limited
Quintessa is one of Napa Valley's most collective Cabernets year-in and year-out and their Faust label is making extraordinary Cabernets. Limited.
96 Points James Suckling: "This is really something, showing focus and purity that highlights the unique character of this appellation. So much blue fruit, lavender and walnut with some herbal and sweettobacco undertones It’s full-bodied, yet tight and poised. Lovely quality to the tannins. Exceptional.”
95 Points Robert Parker: "Deep garnet-purple colored, it reveals bold red and black currants scents with touches of crushed rocks, new leather, fried herbs, rose hip tea and wood smoke plus a hint of incense. Medium to full-bodied, the palate delivers and rock-solid structure of firm, ripe, grainy tannins framing the muscular fruit…”