Syncline 2012 Cuvée Elena Red (Columbia Valley (WA)) Review

Rhône-style Red Blend from Columbia Valley (WA) US

Review Score: 91
Winery: Syncline
Grape: Rhône-style Red Blend
Designation: Cuvée Elena
Vintage: 2012
Province: Washington
Region: Columbia Valley (WA) Columbia Valley



Our Review

A blend of Syrah and Mourvèdre, this is a chalky, tannic wine, with the fruit flavors of a good Walla Walla Valley Rhône. There's a hint of stem and earth, and a hint of green olive, along with ripe, red fruit and a firm finish. It's a wine that could need a few more years to show it.