Alexander Valley Vineyards 2006 Alexander School Reserve Big Barrel Syrah (Alexander Valley) Review

Syrah from Alexander Valley US

Review Score: 85
Winery: Alexander Valley Vineyards
Grape: Syrah
Designation: Alexander School Reserve Big Barrel
Vintage: 2006
Province: California
Region: Alexander Valley Sonoma

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Our Review

This is a dry wine, and it's not quite ripe. It shows a lot of leather and baked fruit aromas, and is not particularly fruity or very complex. The flavors are full and ripe, suggesting black cherries, currants, violets and pepper. Tannins are soft and smokable. Drink now.