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1999 La Sirena Sangiovese Juliana's Vineyard

  • 88 WA
  • 91 IWC
  • Variety

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SKU: 77895-1999-750

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  • Wine Advocate | Rating: 88

    La Sirena's 1999 Sangiovese Juliana Vineyard exhibits sweet, ripe currants intertwined with aromas of new saddle leather, strawberry jam, and spice. It is a soft, medium-bodied, attractive Sangiovese to enjoy over the next 2-4 years.
    Author: Robert Parker
  • International Wine Cellar | Rating: 91

    Medium red. Expressive aromas of dried cranberry, tobacco, red licorice and nutty oak. Lush, oaky and sweet, with complicating notes of iron and mocha. Lots of wine here, ripe and sweet in the middle. Nicely balanced to offer early pleasure. Finishes with dusty, fine tannins. |My ripest, deepest sangiovese yet,| says Barrett, who made only 380 cases from this very small crop, compared to 600 in past normal years.
    Author: Stephen Tanzer
    Issue: May/June 2001
  • Self | Rating: 89

    Dark colored with plush tannin and sweet fruit (dusky plum primarily). Lots of oak and amorphous sweet fruit in the mouth. Not a Sangiovese but nonetheless an enjoyable low acid styled red for uncomplicated drinking.
    Drink Dates: 2004-2008
    Author: Daniel B
Heidi Barrett reached legendary status when she was making Dalla Valle and Screaming Eagle in the 1900s. She has since gone on to consult for several other small estates in the Valley, including Barbour, Paradigm and Revana. La Sirena is her personal project, started in 1994 and includes Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah and Muscat among its offerings. Future plans for La Sirena include developing Estate vineyards in the Eastern Canyons of Calistoga.

Collector Data For This Wine

  • 17 bottles owned
  • 7 collectors
  • Average collector rating: 89
    (Out of 7 collectors)