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2020 Syrah, Bien Nacido Vineyard

2020 Syrah, Bien Nacido Vineyard
Wine Specs
Vintage
2020
Varietal
Syrah
Appellation
Santa Maria Valley AVA
Vineyard Designation
Bien Nacido Vineyard
Alcohol %
14.9
Item Ships: Dec 12, 2022
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$55.00
/ 750 mL
SKU: 20SYBNV

SANTA MARIA VALLEY AVA  |  SANTA BARBARA COUNTY

Reviews

2019 not yet reviewed.

2018 Syrah, Bien Nacido Vineyard

Wine Enthusiast  93 points Cellar Selection ~ This sure-to-be long-lasting expression of this historic vineyard kicks off with snappy aromas of black raspberry, white pepper and charred meat on the nose. There is a fresh and edgy quality to the hearty palate, full of charred berries, black pepper and rounded violet flavors. It opens steadily with air. Drink now through 2038. — Matt Kettmann

2017 Syrah, Bien Nacido Vineyard

Jeb Dunnuck  97 Points ~ The 2017 Syrah Bien Nacido Vineyard (there's 3% Viognier in the blend) sports a deep purple hue to go with ultra-classic aromas of blackberries, ground pepper, crushed violets, and bouquet garni as well as marine-like salty, gamey notes. It's awesome on the palate as well – full-bodied, seamless, flawlessly balanced, and offering just about everything you could want from Central Coast Syrah. It's going to evolve nicely for 10-12 years, although there's no need to delay gratification. Maturity 2020-2032. — Jeb Dunnuck

Vinous  94 Points ~ The 2017 Syrah Bien Nacido Vineyard opens with stunning aromatics that carry through to the palate, where the wine is simply thrilling to experience. Black pepper, lavender, spice, licorice and cloves add striking perfume and a real sense of brilliance to this dark, brooding Bien Nacido Syrah from Jaffurs. This is a terrific showing. Drinking window 2022-2032. — Antonio Galloni

Wine Specs
Vintage
2020
Varietal
Syrah
Appellation
Santa Maria Valley AVA
Vineyard Designation
Bien Nacido Vineyard
Alcohol %
14.9