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Concha Y Toro Winemaker's Lot 54 Syrah 2008 Wine Review

Concha Y Toro Winemaker's Lot 54 Syrah 2008

Concha Y Toro Winemaker's Lot 54 Syrah 2008

Los Brujos Vineyard, San Javier Valley, Maule Valley, Chile

Community Score: 4.4/5

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $16.95

Drink: 2011-2015

Bottle size: 750 ml



 

Alcohol: 14.8%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Concha Y Toro

Agent: Select Wine Merchants Inc.

Product: 227496

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Natalie's Score: 90/100

Vintages Wine Panel: Dark purple, almost black. Very ripe blackberry, pepper, tilled earth, bacon fat, woodsmoke and mocha aromas. Dry, richly concentrated, mouth-filling wine with plenty of ripe fruit, and fleshy tannins. This medium-long finishing wine could cellar 2-3 years, or enjoy it tonight. My note: Cassis and blackberry liqueur with an attractive savoury, almost bitter bite that makes it meaty.

Syrah food pairings: peppercorn-garlic steak.

This was reviewed October 29, 2011 by

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Jeff Harada rated this wine as 89/100
Jason Solanki rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Aromas of mulberry and black pepper from cork. Ripe blackberry, pepper, earth, bacon and touch of mocha aromas in the glass. Mulberry, ripe red fruits on the palate. Full-bodied. Alcohol comes to fore at mid-palate of long finish. Ripe tannins. Will reward ageing another 2-3 years, but definitely enjoyable now. Tasted Feb/2012. Score: 88+.
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