David Girard 2010 Okei-San Syrah (El Dorado) Review

Syrah from El Dorado US

Review Score: 89
Winery: David Girard
Grape: Syrah
Designation: Okei-San
Vintage: 2010
Province: California
Region: El Dorado Sierra Foothills



Our Review

This is a big, rich Syrah, wildly ripe in blackberry, cherry and blueberry fruit, with a hit of smoky oak. It's enormously extracted, with a taste of caramelized maple syrup. Should age until 2011, and should be for a good six years.