Editorial Reviews for Ridge Grenache Dry Creek Valley Lytton Estate
Medium dark cherry red color; chocolate, berry, caramel nose; very tasty, ripe berry, cherry, raspberry palate; medium finish 92 points (75% Grenache, 16% Petite Sirah, 9% Zinfandel)
Medium dark magenta color; dried cherry, oak, caramel, maturing nose; rich, plush berry, black fruit, black raspberry, blackberry palate with sweet, firm tannins, reminiscent of a Châteauneuf du Pape from a ripe year; medium-plus finish (78% Grenache, 13% Petite Sirah, 9% Zinfandel) 93 points
Big with soft finish. Tannic, moderate acidity. Chocolate. Unsure of price.
External Reviews for Ridge Grenache Dry Creek Valley Lytton Estate
Impressive is the 1999 Grenache Lytton Estate, a blend of 78% Grenache, 17% Zinfandel, and 3% Petite Sirah with 14.7% alcohol. Deep ruby-colored, with a sweet, kirsch, and raspberry-scented nose, only rustic tannin holds it back from receiving an out... Robert Parker's Wine Advocate. A Grenache wine from California in USA. 1999 Ridge Grenache Lytton Estate 750ml