33 Ratings
Zaca Mesa Estate Syrah Santa Ynez Valley

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Wine Description

(2012 Vintage) Rustic, with rough-hewn mineral, dried berry, sage, roasted herb and road tar flavors that provide a measure of complexity, depth and focus. Drink now through 2016.

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  • Wine Advocate
    (2012 Vintage) Rating: 88/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 166 on Aug-06
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (2012 Vintage) Scattered notes of peppery spice and hints of leather provide a bit of varietal distinction to the moderately ripe, but slightly dry aromas and flavors of this nominally fruited effort. A touch shy on...
  • Wine Spectator
    (2012 Vintage) Rating: 85/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 03/31/06