Lot 224 2009 High Valley, Lake County Syrah

Lot 224
2009 High Valley Lake County Syrah

Best Buy: Wine Enthusiast; Classic Syrah aromas of violets and black licorice.
$12
  • Wine Enthusiast Best Buy
Lot 224 leaps forth with sensational floral aromas integrated with black fruit, licorice, roasted meat and cassis. This wine is finely built with underlying concentration and mouthwatering richness. With great old-world qualities and incredible acid, this wine represents great winemaking and the excellent terroir of High Valley.

Style: Medium, Smooth

Flavors: Blackberry, Cassis

Cam Confidential
Lot 224 2009 Syrah is sourced from the High Valley AVA of Lake County. The vineyards for this project start at 1800 feet and run up to 3,000 feet above sea level. It’s an incredibly remote property that has remarkable vineyards. They recently brought in a new winemaking team and a deservedly famous consultant to turn around the winemaking, they are turning out lush and inviting wines. Winemakers often espouse that they are just guardians of the terroir and their job is simply to stand back and let the wines make themselves – nonsense. Winemakers matter and Lot 224 proves it.
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