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Syrah Dusty Lane, Radio-Coteau 2013

RegionU.S.A.
SubregionSonoma
ColourRed
TypeStill

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Colour Region Vintage Wine Size Cs Bts Price IB GBP Per Score
U.S.A.2013Syrah Dusty Lane, Radio-CoteauBT26660.001296 RP3073.33333333333396.0096.00Syrah Dusty Lane, Radio-Coteau0.75
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Tasting Notes

I was blown away by the four Syrahs that Eric Sussman is producing. One of two prodigious Syrahs include the 2013 Syrah Dusty Lane. This comes from John Alban’s clonal selections, probably accessed from Chave or Chapoutier Hermitage vineyards in France. Utilizing 38% whole-clusters, bottled unfined and unfiltered, this is a killer Syrah. Opaque purple in color, with notes of steak tartare, blackberry, cassis, camphor and melted asphalt, this wine is full-bodied, super-majestic, multidimensional, and just a fabulous, rich, savory offering with moderate tannin. It will benefit from 2-3 years of cellaring and drink well for 15-20 years. It’s a compelling Syrah from Eric Sussman.

96
Robert Parker, RobertParker.com (221), October 2015
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