Cline Cellars Syrah Los Carneros
8 Ratings
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8 Ratings
Cline Cellars Syrah Los Carneros

Wine Details

Varietal

Syrah

Style

Red

Winemaker's Notes

(From 1999 Vintage) I am truly amazed at the affinity that Syrah has shown for the soils and microclimate of our Los Carneros ranch. Syrah is the grape that demonstrates its greatest potential for grandeur in the Northern Rhone appellations of Côte-Rotie and Hermitage. Syrah exhibits many of the same brilliant fruit and smokey/tarry characteristics, here, in Carneros. The steep northerly slope of our hillside vineyard seems to help bring forward the fresh cracked pepper and berry notes that are typical of Syrah from...

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Spectator
    (From 1995 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 09/30/97
  • Wine Enthusiast
    (From 1999 Vintage)