K Vintners 2005 Wells Syrah (Walla Walla Valley (WA))

A lot of stems and whole clusters go into the winemaking, adding spice and a chewy earthiness. The nose is scented with camphor, green tea and smoked ham. This is no fruit bomb, rather it's a wine that gathers itself in the midpalate and shows its real strength in the back half, as its layers of earth, soy, tomato leaf and rhubarb mix and mingle. Long, earthy and complex, this is moving closer and closer to a Cayuse style. It finishes with just a little bit of heat. Paul Gregutt

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  • Alcohol
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  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    Red
  • Date Published
    11/1/2007
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