Tuesday, January 24, 2006
Smoking Loon Syrah'03, CA, USA
Fat and fruity Syrah from CA.
Technical Data:100% Syrah aged in oak barrel.
Description:Purple color. On the nose lots of fruits going on, mainly plum and cassis aromas. On the palate nice fruit intensity, full bodied wine almost fat in the right way of the word, very smooth texture. This Syrah shows cedary spiciness and toasty oak flavors well integrated to its plumy fruits and blueberry. A bittersweet chocolate aftertaste, smooth tannins and a toastiness are completing its description.
Food Pairing & Service:Enjoy with all kind of roasts paired with mashed potatoes and green beans, or with a classic Lasagna dish.
Suggested Retail Price:$8.49