Craggy Range Gimblett Gravels Vineyard Sophia 2009

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A Syrah wine from Hawkes Bay in New Zealand. 2009 Craggy Range Le Sol Gimblett Gravels 750ml

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External Reviews for Craggy Range Gimblett Gravels Vineyard Sophia

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
08/19/2011

A Syrah wine from Hawkes Bay in New Zealand. 2009 Craggy Range Le Sol Gimblett Gravels 750ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
02/17/2012

The 2009 edition of Le Sol syrah is a far less overt, flashy wine than some of the releases of the past. It's tight and controlled with flashes of white peppery spice amid blueberried and black cherry-like fruit flavour. There's a clip of cedary, smo... Wine Front. A Syrah wine from Hawkes Bay in New Zealand. 2009 Craggy Range Le Sol Gimblett Gravels 750ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
08/19/2011

A Proprietary Blend wine from Hawkes Bay in New Zealand. 2009 Craggy Range Sophia Gimblett Gravels 750ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
08/20/2011

Big wine with impressively intense fruit but beautifully structured with a silken texture. Lots of flavors happening here with layers and layers of ripe berry, spice and subtle floral and savoury notes. This is the best Le Sol yet. (no Viognier - it... Bob Campbell, MW. A Syrah wine from Hawkes Bay in New Zealand. 2009 Craggy Range Le Sol Gimblett Gravels 750ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
08/20/2011

60% Merlot, 25% Cabernet Sauvignon. Big, ripe plum flavors with toasty oak and hints of spice, blackcurrant and florals on the finish. Seamless and rich. Approachable with soft, ripe tannins and plenty of fleshy fruit but should age. Bob Campbell, MW. A Proprietary Blend wine from Hawkes Bay in New Zealand. 2009 Craggy Range Sophia Gimblett Gravels 750ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
10/09/2012

What a gorgeous Syrah this is. New Zealand's finest? Quite possibly. It is taciturn at first, so I give it an hour in the decanter and boy, does it repay you. Pure blackcurrant, cassis and boysenberry on the nose that seems to have sculpted by winema... Neal Martins Wine Journal. A Syrah wine from Hawkes Bay in New Zealand. 2009 Craggy Range Le Sol Gimblett Gravels 750ml




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