2007 Syrah, Sonoma Coast

Publications

Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar

Author

Josh Raynolds

Date

May/June 2010

Award

91

Review

Inky ruby. Ripe, spicy blackberry and boysenberry aromas are complicated by notes of licorice, cola and musky flowers. Broad and velvety, with deep black and blue fruit and candied violet flavors and slow-building tannins. Very attractive syrah with good depth and surprising vivacity on the long, focused finish. This was fermented with 25% whole clusters.

Wine

2007 Syrah, Sonoma Coast