Vellutini Ranch Syrah 2011

Publication

Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar

Author

Josh Raynolds

Award

92(+?)

Review

Vivid ruby. Deeper and more masculine than the Chico's Hill bottling, displaying cassis, dark chocolate, peppery spice and floral scents, along with a touch of beef jerky. Chewy dark fruit flavors slowly open to show a suave floral pastille quality and a hint of fruitcake.