2014 Santa Barbara County Syrah

Type
Fess Parker Winery

2014 Santa Barbara County Syrah

Appellation
Santa Barbara County

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SKU: SY14SBC
Wine Spectator
88
Wine Enthusiast
90

Description

"Caramelized black currant and dark tobacco leaf aromas make for a rich nose in this bottling from the longtime family producer. The palate packs elderberry and dried violet flavors, with pencil shaving, charred wood and smoky touches. The tannins are full and firm." ~ Wine Enthusiast

"Zesty and well-built, with easygoing blueberry, green olive and pepper flavors. Drink now through 2022." ~ Wine Spectator

Tasting Notes
COLOR: opaque purple AROMAS: blackberry, blueberry, red plum, smoke, dried tobacco, anise, white pepper, black cherry FLAVORS: black cherry, plum, blackberry, dried herbs, dark chocolate, smoked meat
Aging
Aged 20 months in 100% French oak, of which 20% is new
Production Notes
Ermitage, Meyrieux, Quintessence
Vineyard Notes
78% Rodney’s Vineyard (Blocks J1, F3 & T) from the Fess Parker home ranch & 22% Camp Four Vineyard (Blocks 4 & 17) both located in the Santa Ynez Valley

Wine Specs

Other Notes
100% Syrah
Alcohol %
15.5
Acid
0.627 g/100mL
pH
3.71
Appellation
Santa Barbara County
Sugar
23.8-27.5
Harvest Date
9/22 - 10/20/14
Production
1688 cases
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