Darioush Signature Shiraz Napa Valley27 Ratings
Darioush Signature Shiraz Napa Valley
(From 2004 Vintage) A robust bouquet of sandalwood, cinnamon spice and dark chocolate give subtle hints to the decadent layers of red and black fruits on the palate. A rich mid-palate of blackberry, crème de cassis and ...
Connoisseurs' Guide to California WinesRipeness rather than varietal expression is the clear story here, but, while the wine is in some ways the very epitome of the slightly too fleshy, slightly too jammy, slightly too oaky school of winemaking, there is simply no arguing with its richness and its sheer sense of scale. We must admit to being attracted to that richness and can see this one succeeding as a partner to a well-seasoned pot roast.