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Painted Rock Estate Winery Ltd. Syrah 2009 Wine Review

Painted Rock Estate Winery Ltd. Syrah 2009

Painted Rock Estate Winery Ltd. Syrah 2009

V.Q.A., Okanagan Valley, B.C., Canada

Community Score: 4.6/5

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $40.00

Drink: 2012-2016

Bottle size: 750 ml



 

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Painted Rock Estate Winery Ltd.

Product: 130989

Product: 130989

Natalie's Score: 95/100

I smell gorgeousness and pleasure on this dark-fruited, toasty red. Plush, dark plums with a black satin texture. This wine was aged in 70% new French oak for 18 months and 25% new American oak.

Syrah food pairings: wild game, bison or duck.

This was reviewed June 22, 2012 by

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Daniel Poudrier rated this wine as 93/100
Holly Bruns rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

An enticing mélange of cherry and dark berry fruit fruit, earth, loads of spice and a little something sweet. The long, fruity finish is silky with some enlivening texture. Start drinking it and you'll just want more.
Aged 18 months in 70% new French oak and 25% new American oak.
An Old World-styled Syrah with New World confidence! From a rich, purple colour in the glass to stewed blackberries, blueberries, black cherries and plums on both the nose and the palate, it’s the spiced elements (many coming from the combination of French and American oak) that give so much character and depth to the wine. Cinnamon, cloves, allspice, nutmeg, mace and fresh-cracked-peppercorn dust the dark berry fruit perfectly, all held together with well-integrated oak.
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