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Midnight Black Syrah, 2017
Shipped and sold by Tender Hope Winery
Tasting Note: A full body powerful wine with notes of black fruit, forest floor, coffee, thyme and black current.
Recommended drinking 2020–2026.
The grapes for this wine were hand selected from individual blocks of Lawrence Vineyard in the Frenchman Hills. This unique site produces Syrah with black, earthy tones. Power and elegance dance and build layers of depth in the wine.
The 2017 vintage was a featured wine in January's wine club package, 2021.
Geographical Indication: Frenchman Hills (Columbia Valley), Washington
Vineyard: Lawrence Vineyard
Residual Sugar: 1.88 g/L
Cases Produced: 190
Appearance: Semi-opaque. Dark purple core.
Nose: Plum, blackcurrant, black pepper, and herbal aromas.
Palate: Medium acid, medium body, medium tannin. Dry. Black pepper, plum, blackcurrant, earth, hint of green herbs.
Quality: Outstanding. 90 – 91 points. Drink now or hold 1-2 years.
Food Pairing: Eggplant stuffed with black olives and capers, beef and artichoke fettuccine, baked beans with ham, rib eye steak with blue cheese risotto, and spice-rubbed barbequed ribs.