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2003 Behrens & Hitchcock Syrah & Shiraz (Other than French) "Hommage to Ed Oliveira - Alder Spring Vineyard"

Winery: Behrens & Hitchcock

Vintage: 2003

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Hommage to Ed Oliveira - Alder Spring Vineyard"

Wine Category: Syrah & Shiraz (Other than French)

Grape blend: 92% Syrah & 8% Cabernet

Bottle size: 750 ml

Region: Mendocino

State or country: CA

Price: $56

Cases produced: 300

KWG Score: 94.5 (based on 2 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Excellent (97.99-94)

Review date: June 12, 2006

Wine Review: This unfiltered & unfined wine has a pronounced bouquet that invites you to the wine. It is medium bodied with mild tannins. This is a very well balanced syrah with a very long finish. After about 30 minutes of being open, it openned up to another level of flavor. This is an extremely refined wine. Enjoy - Ken

Winemaker Notes: Not Available

Organic status: not organic

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