The Lenore Syrah shows the more opulent and balanced with its fruit forward attack and rounded, rich mid-palate texture. Aging in predominantly neutral French oak maintains the bright berry and savory aromatics of this wild, gamey varietal.
Layered with enticing aromas of black cherry, violet and rose petal. The full bodied with a bright core of red fruit, blackberry, and baking spice on a seamless finish of fine-grained tannins.
Wine Advocate: 95
“Notes of cassis, licorice, damp herbs, chocolate and earth all flow to a medium to full-bodied, supple, elegant and incredibly polished 2014 that needs 2-3 years of bottle age and will keep for 10-15 years.”