Surprise Blind Tasting Winner

In a recent blind Syrah tasting the Melville “Estate” surprised many. The lineup included:
  • Beckman Clone #1 (94 Parker)
  • Avennia (96 Parker)
  • Two Hands “Bella” (93+ Parker)
  • Pax “Griffin’s Lair (95 Parker)
  • Herman Story “Nuts & Bolts (95 Parker)
  • Bedrock Alder Springs (95 Parker)
  • Rhys “Horseshoe” (94 Parker)
  • Roar Garys’ (94 Parker)
  • Lucia Garys’ (95 Parker)
  • Melville “Estate”
The winner: MELVILLE! 

Melville 2013 Syrah “Estate” Santa Rita Hills
Retail 38.00 – 35.99 ~ FREE SHIPPING on 6
Use code MEL13SYR upon checkout

Boasting a deep crimson hue, fresh and ripe aromatics of red delicious apples, black cherries and blueberry compote are immediately apparent. In the background, denser notes of salt caramel, beef carpaccio and balsa wood intermingle with high toned components of rose water, orange oil, toasted nori and lavender. The palate impression is tender and polished with a firm presence finishing with significant weight and focus.

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