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Carson Ridge Syrah

Carson Ridge Syrah Wine Details
Price: $32.00 per bottle

Description: This inky, ruby-purple Syrah is by far our boldest effort and exudes spicy aromas intertwined with meaty components and ripe dark fruit laced with a hint of caramel. A full bodied wine with sweet, round tannins; this is a Syrah to cuddle up with on a cold winter’s night.

Varietal Definition
Syrah is the eight hundred pound gorilla of Rhone grapes! In the vineyard and the winery, Syrah is typically an easy grape to work with - healthy, early ripening, resistant to mildew and rot; suitable for winemaking in a variety of styles. The wines from Syrah are tannic without being harsh. The wines will have a taste and smell of dark blue fruit like blackberries and blackcurrant, with a strong spicy side where one can find freshly ground pepper and other spices. Syrah is famous for its part in the French blends, such as Côtes du Rhone and Châteauneuf du Pape.


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