2008 Syrah, Stanly Ranch Estate, Carneros
Merryvale Stanly Ranch Estate
- Handpicked, hand sorted
- 18 days on the skins
- 20% fermented in stainless steel barrels.
- Bottled unfined and unfiltered
? 15 months in French Oak (80% new)
14.9% by volume
Our Syrah shows intense aromas of blackberries, black plum and smoked meat framed by mocha, spice, ripe tannins and a hint of anise. The mouthfeel is round and generous with a long finish. Our favorite pairings include Provencal style roast leg of lamb.