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Anna Maria Syrah, Applegate Valley

Anna Maria Syrah, Applegate Valley Wine Details
Price: $30.00 per bottle

Description: The most exciting grape varietal in Oregon today is Syrah, especially from Southern Oregon. Quantities are still very small but quality is of the highest order. Estate Grown. Very Limited (six bottle limit)

Varietal Definition
Syrah is the eight hundred pound gorilla of Rhone grapes! In the vineyard and the winery, Syrah is typically an easy grape to work with - healthy, early ripening, resistant to mildew and rot; suitable for winemaking in a variety of styles. The wines from Syrah are tannic without being harsh. The wines will have a taste and smell of dark blue fruit like blackberries and blackcurrant, with a strong spicy side where one can find freshly ground pepper and other spices. Syrah is famous for its part in the French blends, such as Côtes du Rhone and Châteauneuf du Pape.


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