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A bit tight on the nose, fine nose, Burgundian nose, soil, dusty dirt, mineral, cut apple, very focused on the nose, tightly wound, very salty, very mineral driven, a bit creamy on the midpalate, very gentle on the palate, real clarity with some fine d...
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Varietals Produced by Matetic View all
British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...
“With so voluptuous a perfume, so sweet an edge, they make the blood run hot,” Joel Fleischman, wine columnist at Van...
The irony here is that Syrah’s origins could give Carmen Sandiego a run for her international wallet. Syrah’s deepest...
Sauvignon Blanc is widely grown in California -- at over 15,000 acres, it’s now the third most planted variety -- and...
The Occitanian word “merlot” translates to “young blackbird.” An accurate description for this popular, early-budding...
History of the grape: Some believe Malbec is named after a Hungarian peasant who spread plantings along the French co...
Matetic on Snooth
Fresh on the nose with a green pea, sweet vegetal note, framed with jalapeño. Lime, kiwi and gooseberry come together on the sweet and vibrant palate that features huge acids, lending nice wash on the finish. This does still show an edge of sweetness on the finish. 85pts Read More
Sweet and soft on the nose with a gentle mineral note lending nice, gentle complexity and making this a bit smoky. Fresh and clear on entry with a sweet vegetal aspect to the asparagus and canned peas. Just a touch of canned corn reduction. Salty finish gains a nice little melon note, sweet lime and a peachy background. 88pts Read More
A bit tight on the nose, fine nose, Burgundian nose, soil, dusty dirt, mineral, cut apple, very focused on the nose, tightly wound, very salty, very mineral driven, a bit creamy on the midpalate, very gentle on the palate, real clarity with some fine depth, clear tense fruit all the way through the finish. This is tight yet delicious today with ... Read More
I recently purchased 6 bottles of Matetic Syrah 2006. The best wine I ever tasted. Ripe bearry fruit taste, dark red collor with esquisite taste. I rate it 5. Egidio Matetic, North Ridgeville, USA Read More
Oct 25, 2009
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Oct 5, 2009
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Deep, clear ruby coloured, with a forward, fruity nose of strawberry and vanilla. Very soft tannins in the mouth with a powerful alcoholic burn at the back of the throat (14.5%). A bit of leather and a hint of gritty, grenache-like dirt prevent this from being completely uncomplicated, but it is pretty much a big, jammy, slightly old-fashioned N... Read More
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