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El Dorado Hill Top Syrah

El Dorado Hill Top Syrah Wine Details
Price: $18.00 per bottle

Description: This estate wine is a blend of east, south, and west slopes. Enjoy aromas of blackberries, leather, earth and spices like pepper and cumin. Once in your mouth the wine opens with full body, solid tannins and a smooth creamy finish. Drink this one with a nice thick cut of steak or a lovely Boeuf Bourguignon.

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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