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Syrah Old Vines

Syrah Old Vines Wine Details
Price: $25.00 per bottle

Description: Intense with full and structured tannins It’s expressive Rhone-like aromas of leather, earth, spice, rose petals and anise give way to a palate rich and complex with flavors ranging from black cherries to dried stone fruits and tea Its finish lingers with delicate vanilla, white pepper and charred toast. An elegant wine with a rustic edge.

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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