Novy 2011 Syrah (Santa Lucia Highlands)

Kudos to winemakers Adam and Dianna Lee for managing to wrest a Syrah this likeable from the difficult 2011 vintage. It's almost worth aging, with a delicious core of molten blackberries, black currants and green tea, and significant tannins, the kind that lock the palate down. And the wine may in fact hold and develop a bit. But the fruit won't outlast the tannins much beyond 2017. Whenever you drink it, give it a few hours in the decanter.

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  • Alcohol
    14.2%
  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    Red
  • Date Published
    7/1/2014
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