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Syrah

Syrah Wine Details
Price: $20.00 per bottle

Description: Aged 18 months in French and American oak barrels, this wine develops aromas of prunes, blackberries and cocoa, with a hint of tobacco. Silky tannins are very big on the palate. It has a long finish with a combination of fruits and spices. Pairs well with BBQ, red meats or any hard, aged cheese such as Asiago.

Varietal Definition
Syrah:
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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