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Porcupine Ridge Boekenhoutskloof Winery Syrah 2008 Wine Review

Porcupine Ridge Boekenhoutskloof Winery Syrah 2008

Porcupine Ridge Boekenhoutskloof Winery Syrah 2008

W.O., Coastal Region, South Africa

Community Score:89/100

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Price: $14.95

Drink: Now

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Porcupine Ridge

Agent: Univins And Spirits Canada Inc.

Natalie's Score: 89/100

Vintages Wine Panel: South Africa is the new hot spot for red Rhône varieties. Reviews of this recently released wine have yet to surface. This full-bodied, spicy and floral Syrah does the Cape proud and gives its French cousins something to think about it. My note: Exceedingly pleasing notes of black cherries, violets and plums. Full-bodied, round and voluptuous. Wonderfully satisfying.

Syrah food pairings: braised beef with cracked pepper.

This Porcupine Ridge Boekenhoutskloof Winery Syrah 2008 was reviewed on June 20, 2009 by Natalie MacLean

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