Coyote Canyon Winery       http://coyotecanyonwinery.com

2006 Syrah

No Longer Available

Tasting Notes

Robust claret color lends itself to a nose of ripe dark cherry.  Classic supple texture and smooth tannins complete this distinctive wine.  Great by itself, or pair with roasted lamb or spicy Thai cuisine.

Winemaker’s Notes

The full flavored grapes that made this wine were handpicked at optimum ripeness, then sorted and crushed.  Fermented in one ton bins, this handcrafted wine aged for 21 months in French and American Oak Barrels.
75% French and 25% American Oak Barrels
Alcohol by Volume:  14.6%

Vineyard Notes

Vineyard Source:  Coyote Canyon Vineyard:  Horse Heaven Hills AVA
Cases Produced:  110

Awards

2009 BTI World Wine Championships:  Gold – 93
2009 90 Points:  Robert Parker, Wine Advocate
2009 Sunshine and Wine Festival:  Silver