Our 2007 Syrah exhibits wonderful varietal character.Deep ruby in color with spicy, peppery fruit aromas, thewine has good acidity, with a rich, luscious mouthfeel andsoft, elegant tannins. The oak flavors are in balance withthe fruit acidity and fruit flavor to yield an appealing wine,bright on the palate, with great depth and concentration.Often described by our guests as “yummy,” this deliciouswine is a nice alternative for those seeking a rich, round,well-balanced yet softer style wine. A great companion tofood, this wine will continue to mature gracefully for manyyears. Richly flavored and with great concentration, thiswine illustrates the great potential of the CanterburyVineyard.
Varietal SyrahSource Canterbury Vineyard,Sierra FoothillsHarvest Sugar 28.5 BrixHarvest Acid 0.54 gm/100mlTotal Acid 0.60 gm/100mlpH 3.56Alcohol 14.8%Aging 14 months in French (55%) and(45%) American Oak, (39%new)Bottle Date December 2008Production 3,631 Cases