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Rodney Strong Red Bordeaux Blend Alexander Valley Symmetry 2009

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2009 vintage white Wine by Rodney Strong from California, USA

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Rodney Strong Vineyards:
  Founded in 1959 by Rodney Strong, Rodney Strong Vineyards has one of the richest histories in Sonoma County. It was the first vineyard to plant Chardonnay in Chalk Hill (1965), and the first to release it (1977). It was also the first to plant Pinot Noir in the Russian River Valley (1968) and the first to make a single-vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon in Sonoma County (released in 1974). ... Read more
  Founded in 1959 by Rodney Strong, Rodney Strong Vineyards has one of the richest histories in Sonoma County. It was the first vineyard to plant Chardonnay in Chalk Hill (1965), and the first to release it (1977). It was also the first to plant Pinot Noir in the Russian River Valley (1968) and the first to make a single-vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon in Sonoma County (released in 1974). Success didn’t come overnight: hard work and perseverance, coupled with a strong business sense and tender loving care, allowed the vineyard to prosper. When Tom Klein purchased the vineyard in 1989, a major overhaul was planned, and in a short 10 years, sales grew over 600% to 500,000 cases. Today, Rick Sayre, David Ramey, Greg Morthole, and Justin Seidenfeld, winemakers at Rodney Strong Vineyards, source grapes from over 1,000 acres of vines throughout Sonoma County, across 14 estate vineyards from Alexander Valley, the Russian River Valley, Chalk Hill, and Sonoma Coast. All of these high-quality grapes have allowed the winery to become the success that it is today. Read less

External Reviews for Rodney Strong Red Bordeaux Blend Alexander Valley Symmetry

External Review
Source: NapaCabs.com
10/11/2012

Celebrating the winemaker s art of blending, Symmetry captures the essence of the Alexander Valley. We have grown the noble French grape varieties here for more than 40 years.


External Review
Source: Vines Wine and Spirits
12/15/2012

Deeply colored, full bodied, and layered with blackberry, cassis, smoky dark chocolate, and sweet spices that fill the mouth, leading to a long, soft and persistent finish.



2009 vintage white Wine by Rodney Strong from California, USA

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