Larkmead Vineyards Cabernet-Syrah Blend Napa Valley Meadowlark Cellars 2005
*Free Shipping for Case Purchase* Winemaker Notes: 100% Estate grown fruit at Larkmead Vineyards 73% Cabernet Sauvignon, 27% Syrah Barrel aged 17 months in 20% new American oak Opens with a luscious nose. At its sweet fruit core is a bramble of raspberry and black fruits circled by Syrah's violet aromatic edge. As the wine develops, it presents a hint of coffee bean and smoke and an intense finish of cedar and a touch of toast. Similar to the nose, this wine offers a generous amount of ripe, sweet fruit on the palate. It's marked with a broad mouth-feel and voluptuous, smooth tannins that make the wine very approachable at an early age. The wine offers bright acidity, classic Larkmead mineral character and a long peppery (Syrah dominant) finish. This wine shows strong vineyard character despite the unusual variety mix. Drink now or age up to 5 years.
Dynamite! The luscious, deep, dark wine I thought it would be with a ton of cranberry, blackberry and maybe a hint of mocha. Kicked some serious ass with my bouillabaisse.
Great example of a blend - wonderful deep, smooth flavors. Can't go wrong w/ this one.
Three and a half glasses
Food Pairings for Larkmead Vineyards Cabernet-Syrah Blend Napa Valley Meadowlark Cellars
Best Wine Deals
Cabernet Sauvignon Top Lists
Demi-Btles de Château Durfort-Vivens-2ème Cru Classé Margaux (2009)Cellared
Alta Vista Classic Torrontés (2011)Reviewed
Mirabeau Pure Rose (2015)Wishlisted
Whatcha drinking tonight?Replied
Monarch Glen Merlot (2014)Rated
Gainey Pinot Noir (2013)Cellared
Babcock Santa Barbara Pinot Noir (2013)Cellared
Finca Flichman Paisaje de Barrancas MaipúWishlisted
Weekend Wines - Post Pictures of your SelectionsReplied
Non wine related, my new project...Replied