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Nevada County Syrah

Nevada County Syrah Wine Details
Price: $22.00 per bottle

Description: Syrah: From a high elevation vineyard in nearby Nevada County, our Syrah is a deep-colored, full-flavored example of this famous variety. With low tannin, and fruit forward it is, we think, the perfect wine for herb-scented lamb.

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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