Shafer Napa Valley 2000
Deep Purple. This second vintage continues an evolution of intensity. The Syrah offers even more black pepper and spice flavors while the Petite Sirah brings a balancing counterpoint of deep blueberry and blackberry. After another year of vine development, the resulting wine's tannins are less young and raw and much more refined and expansive. The rich color that hugs the inside of the glass is a combination of Syrah's deep purple and Petite Sirah's beautiful blue-tinged hue.
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...It is ripe and extracted almost beyond reason, and it shows its bold side from first peak into its purple-black color all the way to its highly tannic finish. Oh, and did we mention that it is also fairly elevated in alcohol. But, its deep and com... Connoisseur's Guide. A Syrah wine from California in USA. 2000 Shafer Vineyards Relentless 750ml