***BOTTLED AUGUST 12TH, 2021 - SHIPS SEPTEMBER WEATHER PERMITTING ***PURCHASE SUMMER HOLD FOR LATE OCTOBER SHIPPING
If you liked our previous releases N.72 RRV Cabernet and N.73 RRV Chardonnay, I think you will love today's release, Lot 235 Russian River Valley Syrah.
Sexy, racy and virile with exceptional elegance as well as pitch-perfect density, this $50+ Syrah perennially scores 93-96-points from The Wine Spectator, Vinous and, more recently, the Wine Enthusiast.
It is a stupendous value at $15/bottle or $16/bottle in 6-pack.
There are 125 cases available in 12-bottle and 6-pack formats to increase availability.
Deep garnet in the glass. Classic
herbs de provence (lavender, thyme, fennel) halo cherry and red hot candies underpinned by meaty, riparian earth and brooding purplish fruit with a hint of chocolate. Elegant, seamless and focused on the palate with plenty of verve to effortlessly carry the rich density. Spice and earth provide a third dimension of depth in a long, sustained finish. Overall, great color, concentration and structure - Fabulous! 97.5% Syrah, 0.75% Mouvedre, 0.72% Carignan, 0.71% Zinfandel, 0.32% Grenache 100% Russian River Valley, 100% estate-derived 100% barrel and puncheon-aged, est. 20% new French oak. 14.8% alc, 3.7pH 125 cases available Bottled August 12, 2021