Robert Parker, The Wine AdvocateThe 2006 Syrah is a profound Syrah offering gorgeous, meaty notes intermixed with subtle hints of roasted herbs, spring flowers, licorice, pepper, and loads of blackberry and cassis fruit. It is a rich, full-bodied, seamlessly constructed Syrah with no hard edges. The acidity, tannin, alcohol, and wood are beautifully integrated into a masterpiece of Syrah winemaking. Enjoy this beauty over the next 7-8 years. Drink: 2008 - 2015.
SyrahAlso known as Shiraz in Australia and South Africa, Syrah makes intense, deep wines with plenty of spice, fruit and alcohol. It thrives in warm climates, and is widely grown in Australia, California, and the Rhone region of France, where it makes Cote Rotie and Hermitage, and forms the backbone of Chateauneuf du Pape. View all our additional Syrah items
CaliforniaSince the famous Judgement of Paris in 1976 California wines have unquestionably ranked among the best in the world. From the Anderson Valley in the North through Temecula Valley in the South, California vineyards grow dozens of wine grape varietals that produce wines of many different styles. The California wine industry has steadily gained ground since the 1960s (the industry took a major hit following Prohibition), but its roots date back over 200 years. Major grape varietals include Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Zinfandel, Pinot Noir, Syrah and Sauvignon Blanc. View all our items from California