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2008 Dutton Estate Syrah & Shiraz (Other than French) "My Fathers Vineyard"

Dutton Estate 2008 My Fathers Syrah

Winery: Dutton Estate

Vintage: 2008

Wine Name/Vineyard: "My Fathers Vineyard"

Wine Category: Syrah & Shiraz (Other than French)

Grape blend: Syrah

Bottle size: 750 ml

Region: Russian River Valley

State or country: CA

Price: $40

Cases produced: 421

KWG Score: 92 (based on 2 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good+ (90)

Review date: September 18, 2011

Wine Review: This slightly opaque and dark purple colored Syrah opens with a fragrant black raspberry and oak bouquet with a hint of blueberry. On the palate, this wine is full bodied, balance, and luscious. The flavor profile is black raspberry with notes of oak and blueberry. I also detected a hint of black pepper in the background. The finish is dry and its mild oak tannins linger slightly. This Syrah would pair well with slow cooked beef brisket. Enjoy - Ken

Winemaker Notes: Not Available

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