Original
13 Ratings
Alban Vineyards Reva Estate Syrah Edna Valley
$104.99 USD
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Wine Details

Varietal

Syrah

Style

Red

Wine Description

(From 2009 Vintage) Inky purple. Deeply scented, spicy and smoky aromas of ripe cherries and cassis are lifted by notes of black pepper, Indian spices and a dusty herbal quality. Shows impressive depth and vivacity to its blueberry and blackcurrant flavors, which are sharpened by juicy acidity. Supple tannins come on late, adding focus to a sweet, impressively long finish.

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2009 Vintage) The 1998 Syrah Reva reveals a dense ruby/purple color as well as a classic nose of bacon fat, smoke, blackberries, and licorice. Full-bodied and rich, with a vanillin note added to the black fruit and smoke characteristics, this lush, full throttleSyrah is accessible, but should age nicely for a decade.

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    IGC

    100 point Parker vanilla and bacon in bouquet coats pallette strawberry and chocolate taste

    about 5 years
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    lms

    WA 100

    almost 5 years