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Andrew Murray Vineyards Roasted Slope Vineyard

Wine Details

Varietal

Syrah

Style

Red

Wine Description

(2001 Vintage) Thus the wine is a blend of Syrah and Viognier that was picked and fermented together. "Roasted Slope" is the direct translation of "Cote Rotie", one of the most famous vineyards in all of France, where Syrah and Viognier are allowed/encouraged to grow together in the same vineyards. We craft our wine with the same winemaking regime that the French use to craft their wines. The co-fermentation of the Viognier with the Syrah yields a wine that is slightly softer and smoother for its young age, wit...

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  • Wine Advocate
    (2001 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 154 on Aug-04
  • Wine Spectator
    (2002 Vintage) Rating: 77/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 01/01/04
  • Wine Enthusiast
    (2001 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast