2008 Cayuse - Syrah Cailloux Vineyard 750ml

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IWC 94   WA 97   WS 95   Customer 98
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Professional Reviews For This Wine


International Wine Cellar | Rating: 94

Dark, bright red-ruby. Musky, smoky aromas of blackberry, black cherry, brown spices and licorice. High-pitched and taut on the palate, with lovely verve and focus to the dark berry and violet flavors. This gripping young syrah is most impressive today on the very long finish, which features noble tannins and outstanding cling.

Author: Stephen Tanzer
Issue: Issue 159

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Wine Advocate | Rating: 97

The 2008 Cailloux Vineyard Syrah contains 4% Viognier. Expressive game, bacon, and blueberry aromas are given uplift by the Viognier component. This savory, rich, lengthy Syrah can be enjoyed now and over the next 10-12 years.

Drink Dates: 2011-2023
Author: Jay Miller
Issue: 196

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Wine Spectator | Rating: 95

Polished, refined in structure and exuberant in flavor, bursting with cherry, smoke, paprika and tar character, finishing with a mineral edge. This has a steely balance behind the open texture, and the finish just rolls and rolls.

Drink Dates: 2011-2020
Author: Harvey Steiman


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Customer Reviews For This Wine


Rating: 97
Author: G
Trust Rating: 93
Tasted On: 02/21/2015
Needs real decant time, but once it opened up it was awesome. The Vinturi actually helped a lot and was better than the normal decant.

Rating: 98
Author: BytheBee
Trust Rating: 100
Tasted On: 02/09/2013
Drink Dates: 2013-2018
Dark berries, bacon fat, white peppe, flowers, garrigue, dirt leads a beautiful mouth full for berries and a long finish. Reminded me of Cornas, and also the better Crus from Crozes

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