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Rose Syrah - Santa Barbara County

Rose Syrah - Santa Barbara County Wine Details
Price: $16.00 per bottle

Description: The wine is showing big fruit with characteristics of pink lemonade both in the color, nose and palate. It still has the refreshing tones of strawberries and tropical fruit as the 2003, including the pretty pink salmon color.

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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