Category Archives: Syrah’s/Shiraz’s

Syrah/Shiraz posts

2014 Le Barrettage

                  Have you enjoyed a Rhone style wine from Heidi Peterson Barrett? We opened one of her wine’s Le Barrettage 2014 from La Sirena Winery and were blown away by the quality … Continue reading

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Rustic Ridge Vineyards – Jamul, San Diego, California

We would like to introduce you to a new winery in San Diego — Rustic Ridge Vineyards. They just opened their doors a few months ago and are located southeast of San Diego in the hills of Jamul.  They boast … Continue reading

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Barrage Cellars Syrah 2014

Have you tasted the “Secret Weapon” from Barrage Cellars?  This “BOLD” Syrah from Boushey Vineyards in Yakima Valley, Washington will make you the James Bond of the wine world!  Plums, blackberries, blueberries aromas with that inky violet color, wow, what … Continue reading

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2016 Domaine des Escaravailles “La Ponce” Rasteau

We really enjoyed this 2016 Domaine des Escaravailles “La Ponce” — a nice Grenache/Syrah blend from Rasteau, a parish in the southern Rhone valley located 15 miles northeast of the famous Chateauneuf-du-Pape (famous for Grenache/Syrah).  Domaine des Escaravilles was founded … Continue reading

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Sleeping Dog Wines Syrah 2010

Yakima Valley in eastern Washington State has produced some very good wines and this is evident in Buoy Vineyards Sleeping Dog varietals. Like the title “Sleeping Dog” there are some sleepers in  the cellar! The 2010 Syrah from Sleeping Dog … Continue reading

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VinoTwo Wine Opening and Storage System

Straight up sensual and provocative describes this Lafage Lieu dit Narassa 2015. A deliciously fruity Grenache Syrah (80/20) French wine. Dark rich cherry with cocoa overtones and smooth tannins. Almost the entire bottle was consumed by our wives. The air-powered … Continue reading

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