2008 Lucia, Pisoni Vineyards Syrah Susan's Hill
Syrah - 750ML

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Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, August 2009
From the high elevation and poor soils of the Pisoni Vineyard the 2008 Syrah Susan's Hill was fermented with 25% stems and aged in all French oak of which 30% was new. Among the most backward of the 2008 Santa Lucia... From the high elevation and poor soils of the Pisoni Vineyard the 2008 Syrah Susan's Hill was fermented with 25% stems and aged in all French oak of which 30% was new. Among the most backward of the 2008 Santa Lucia Highlands Syrahs I tasted it exhibits noble sweetness in its charcoal-infused black currant and blackberry fruit. Notions of grilled meats smoke black tea and flowers also emerge from this wine of exceptional intensity as well as full-bodied power. This harmonious impressively endowed Syrah will benefit from another 1-2 years of bottle age and should drink well over the following decade.
Color & Type Red
Varietal Syrah
Country USA
Region California
Sub-region Central Coast
Appellation Monterey
Sub-appellation Santa Lucia Highlands
Vintage 2008