Grape Variety: Petit Syrah
Category: Red wine
Location Bought: LCBO Vintages
Country: United States
Region: Lodi, California
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Nine North Wine Company
Alcohol: 13.9% Alcohol/Vol.
Bold Petit Syrah that drinks more like a Zin
Description: Dark to opaque ruby in colour with a medium+ intense nose. This wine features cedar, blackberry jam, plums, raisins, blueberry, Allspice, roasted green peppers and Christmas cake. Full body with medium tannins, good acidity, a long length.
Negatives: Lots of heat from the 13.9% alcohol
Interesting Point: Sourced from vines that average over 50 years
Drink now on its own or pair it with bison
Tasted: 4 Nov 2014
Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 8.5+/10, Total: 17.5/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3.5+