2016 Syrah

Retail
$28.95
Varieties
Syrah
Vintage
2016
Country
Canada
Region
NOTL
Alcohol
13.5%
Bottle size
750 mL
Drinking Window
2018 - 2024
Description

Our Estate Syrah is always a staff favourite. Grown in the red soil, this small lot red was barreled in new American oak for 15 months. Medium plus body, rich mouth feel.

Eyes

Clean, purple.

Nose

Cured meats, charcoal and smoke with whole black peppercorns and hints of pomegranate.

Mouth

vanilla, coconut, dark plum with a lingering black pepper finish.

Body

medium

Winemaking Notes

100% Red Paw Soil. Aged for 15 months in new American Oak. Full malo-lactic fermentation to enrich body and enhance mouth-feel.

Growing Conditions

Hot, dry summer. Drought for most of the growing season.