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Luca Laborde Double Select Syrah

Wine Details

Vineyard

Luca

Varietal

Syrah

Style

Red

Wine Description

(2006 Vintage) "The 2006 Laborde Double Select is a 100% Syrah cuvee sourced from the 45-year-old Laborde Vineyard. It was aged for 12 months in 50% new French oak and bottled without fining or filtration. Purple in...

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    vmf

    yummy berries, Forrest floor, flowers, fine sweet tannins. needs few more yrs in bottle. one left.

    almost 3 years
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  • Wine Advocate
    (2009 Vintage) "The 2009 Laborde Double Select Syrah (named after viticulturalist Luis Laborde and his unique vineyard) was sourced from 47-year-old ungrafted vines and aged for 14 months in 50% new French oak. Purple in color with a delectable nose of smoked meat, Asian spices, incense, blueberry, and blackberry, on the palate this layered effort is ripe, succulent, and incipiently complex. Give it 2-3 years of additional cellaring and drink it from 2012 to 2024." 92 Points - Jay Miller - Wine Advocate
  • Wine Spectator
    (2010 Vintage)