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Pax Syrah North Coast Cuvée Keltie 2002

External Review by JJ Buckley Fine Wines:

...Knockout nose combines crushed dark berries, bitter chocolate, licorice and fresh herbs. Creamy, superconcentrated and deep; fills the mouth and then some. A syrah of compelling sweetness and length. Finishes with huge, dusty, building tannins... Stephen Tanzer's IWC. A Syrah wine from California in USA. 2002 Pax Cellars Syrah Cuvee Keltie 750ml

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External Reviews for Pax Syrah North Coast Cuvée Keltie

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
05/19/2011

...Knockout nose combines crushed dark berries, bitter chocolate, licorice and fresh herbs. Creamy, superconcentrated and deep; fills the mouth and then some. A syrah of compelling sweetness and length. Finishes with huge, dusty, building tannins... Stephen Tanzer's IWC. A Syrah wine from California in USA. 2002 Pax Cellars Syrah Cuvee Keltie 750ml


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
10/15/2009

...exhibits an inky/purple color as well as aromas of roasted meats, black currants, and blackberries. It is a muscular, big, powerful Syrah that keeps it all together with good intensity and a structured feel. This sensational 2002 requires 2-3 year... Robert Parker. A Syrah wine from California in USA. 2002 Pax Cellars Syrah Castelli Knight Ranch 750ml


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
01/16/2009

Medium ruby. Musky aromas of blackberry, smoke, wet stone, tobacco and brown spices. Very sweet but quite suave and gripping; this really coats and fills the mouth. Less flashy than some of the other Pax 2002s but more complex and complete. The big, ... Stephen Tanzer. A Syrah wine from California in USA. 2002 Pax Cellars Syrah Alder Springs Vineyard 750ml


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
10/15/2009

An immense wine that's impeccably balanced and deeply concentrated, dark and plush, with a wide range of blackberry, black cherry, beef, Asian spices and pretty mocha-scented oak that folds in perfectly on the finish. Drink now through 2012. 184 case... Wine Spectator. A Syrah wine from California in USA. 2002 Pax Cellars Syrah Walker Vine Hill 750ml


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
02/26/2009

Saturated ruby. Cooler, high-pitched aromas of black raspberry, blackberry, cassis and mint. Juicy and lively; less lush than the Vine Hill bottling as the wine is more dominated by its firm tannic spine (this was vinified with a high percentage of w... Stephen Tanzer. A Syrah wine from California in USA. 2002 Pax Cellars Syrah Lauterbach Hill 750ml



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