Shiraz / Syrah


Mollydooker 'The Boxer' Shiraz 2016
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90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90 "Perfumed, with black tea and dried floral notes that add aromatic intensity to the core of ripe plum, berry and candied cherry. The tannins offer some appealing traction to the density of flavors, finishing with plenty of toasted spice accents. Drink now through 2027. 46,317
Item Number: 26157
Bottle:$20.95
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Thomas Goss Shiraz 2016
92  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 92 "Shows good density to the bittersweet chocolate, hazelnut and blackberry pie flavors, with sink-your-teeth-into-them tannins that add richness to the complex blend of flavors. Clove, nutmeg and cumin aromas linger on the long finish. Drink now through 2028. 2,200 cases imported.
Item Number: 30619
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Alban Vineyards Patrina Syrah 2014
94  Wine Advocate 
Wine Spectator 93 "Reveals pedigree, balancing an elegant structure with a distinctive personality. Blackberry and smoky meat aromas open to polished, complex flavors of dark plum, fruitcake spices and stony mineral that finish with refined tannins. Drink now through 2027."  Wine Advocate 91-94
Item Number: 27619
Bottle:$44.95
Case: $269.70
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Tensley Syrah Santa Barbara 2017
93  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 93 "Vibrant and layered, with expressive raspberry and blueberry flavors accented by garrigue notes, hints of mineral and smoked cracked pepper accents that take on richness toward polished tannins. Drink now through 2025."  Jeb Dunnock 93 "Leading off the 2017s, the 2017 Syrah
Item Number: 31396
Bottle:$19.95
Case: $239.40
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Dandelion Vineyard 'Lionheart' Shiraz 2015
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94  James Halliday 
James Halliday 94  “Hand-picked, open-fermented, wild yeast, 8 days on skins, basket-pressed to French barriques (some new), matured for 18 months. Deep crimson-purple; a full-bodied shiraz in classic Barossa Valley mode; blackberry, plum, licorice, warm spice and soft, plum tannins all add up to a
Item Number: 27517
Bottle:$16.95
Case: $203.40
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Gramercy Cellars 'Lagniappe' Syrah 2015
98  Jeb Dunnuck 
Jeb Dunnuck 98 “Always one of my favorite releases from this estate, the 2015 Syrah Lagniappe is 100% Syrah (mostly from the Red Willow Vineyard in Yakima, with 5% from the Forgotten Hills Vineyard just south of Walla Walla). Deep ruby/plum-colored and loaded with Côte Rôtie-like (Côte Blonde?)
Item Number: 28990
Bottle:$52.95
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Two Hands 'Angels Share' Shiraz 2016
92  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 92Rich and fleshy, with ripe and round plum and cherry flavors, offering hints of cola, sage and green tea that linger on the finish. A fresh, juicy quality keeps everything in focus. Drink now through 2027.
Item Number: 27748
Bottle:$24.95
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Vallegarcia Syrah 2013
91  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 91 "The style of the Syrah is usually highish alcohol and lowish acidity, even in an unusual vintage like 2013. The 2013 Vallegarcía Syrah is sourced from the seven hectares of clone 174 grafted on 3309C. The wines undergo a cold soak of 72 hours at ten degrees Celsius and fermented
Item Number: 25451
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Two Hands 'Lilys Garden' Shiraz 2015
94  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 94"Exuberant, this bursts with clove, toasted coconut and dark chocolate flavors that are thick and velvety, complementing the kirsch notes at the core. A hint of fresh mint adds complexity. Generous, with a finish that goes on and on. Drink now through 2027."
Item Number: 31246
Bottle:$58.95
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Piedrasassi Syrah 2016
91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91 "The 2016 Syrah Santa Barbara County from Piedrasassi comes from young-vine fruit that's entirely destemmed and this is a lovely rendition, wafting from the glass with notes of crushed currants, licorice, plum and dried flowers. On the palate, it's medium to full-bodied with a
Item Number: 28876
Bottle:$20.95
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Jim Barry 'The Lodge Hill' Shiraz 2016
93  James Suckling 
James Suckling 93"Bold blackberries and plums framed in gently earthy notes and fragrance. The palate delivers a smooth, elegant and supple feel, where red plums meet mulberries in a fresh and neatly groomed mode. This has immediate appeal and medium-term aging potential."
Item Number: 30567
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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DuMol 'Russian River Valley' Syrah 2014
94  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 94 WS TOP 100 2016 Rank 24 " Fresh earthy nose with notes of dark fruit and oak. Smooth and round on the palate, black cherry and red currant, medium tannins that should mellow with age. Will likely add some more to lay down for a while. "  "Our new RRV Syrah bottling continues
Item Number: 23605
Bottle:$65.95
Case: $395.70
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Ramey 'Sonoma Coast' Syrah 2014
91  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 91 "The 2014 Syrah (Sonoma Coast) is striking in its beauty. Aromatically expressive and dense on the palate, the 2014 is a classic David Ramey Syrah built on intense fruit and structure. In this vintage, the fruit is decidedly red-toned in character. Drink the 2014 over the next
Item Number: 24141
Bottle:$29.95
Case: $359.40
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Vincent Paris St. Joseph 'Les Cotes' 2017
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94  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 94 "Don't overlook Paris's outstanding 2017 Saint Joseph Les Cotes. It combines blueberries, espresso and pepper in a medium to full-bodied format that's supported by silky, fine-grained tannins and plenty of length. Like previous vintages, it's approachable young, but it should have
Item Number: 31769
Bottle:$25.95
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Alexander Valley Vineyards 'Estate' Syrah 2014
91  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 91"This affordable wine offers tangy oak and tannin along with vibrant red fruit. Leather and juicy black plum add to its soft layers of flavor."
Item Number: 25341
Bottle:$13.95
Case: $167.40
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Thorne Clarke Terra Barossa Shiraz 2016
90  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 90"Youthful purple. Black and blue fruits, vanilla and licorice on the perfumed nose. Sweet and broad in the mouth; a peppery note adds spicy lift and cut to sweet cassis and blackberry flavors. Supple tannins come in late, adding shape to a long, dark-fruit-dominated finish."
Item Number: 30071
Bottle:$13.95
Case: $167.40
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d'Arenberg 'Stump Jump' Shiraz 2016
90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90 Top 100 Values“Distinctive, with a fresh note of spearmint complementing the juicy core of plum and blackberry flavors. Herb, chai tea and cigar box elements linger on the long, expressive finish, where the tannins firm up but never get in the way.” ~M.W.
Item Number: 27789
Bottle:$8.95
Case: $107.40
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Marietta Cellars'Gibson Block' Syrah Single Vineyard 2015
93  Jeb Dunnuck 
Jeb Dunnuck 93 The 2015 Syrah Gibson Block is a field blend (it’s 90% Syrah) that was all destemmed and brought up in neutral barrels. Blackberries, melted licorice, asphalt, and dry aged beef notes all emerge from this ripe, downright voluptuous beauty. It’s a big, sexy beast, but still has class,
Item Number: 29977
Bottle:$31.95
Case: $191.70
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Jim Barry 'McRae Wood' Shiraz 2013
91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91"Perfumed red and black fruit flavors have a licorice edge, with toast and dark chocolate details and plush, toothsome tannins. Drink now through 2030"
Item Number: 25514
Bottle:$41.95
Case: $251.70
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Small Gully 'Mr Black's' 'Little Book' Shiraz 2016
91  Wine & Spirits 
Wine & Spirits 91 "Stephen Black blends this from two vineyards owned by his partners in Small Gully, one in Barossa, the other on the Adelaide Plains, the vines 50 to more than 60 years old. He ferments it without stems or added yeasts, producing a big black wine with an underlying tartness that
Item Number: 31408
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Bedrock Wine Co. 'North Coast' Syrah 2015
91  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 91"Inky blue and purplish fruit, bacon fat, licorice, smoke, exotic spice and black pepper are some of the many notes that run through the 2015 Syrah North Coast. A huge, richly textured wine, the 2015 North Coast Syrah offers unreal quality for the money."~Antonio Galloni
Item Number: 24825
Bottle:$24.95
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Arnot-Roberts 'Sonoma Coast' Syrah 2016
92  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 92 "The 2016 Syrah (Sonoma Coast) is dazzling. Inky and dark in its fruit profile, but also light on its feet, the 2016 is all class. Hints of lavender, black pepper, mint and cloves grace the palate in an exquisite, mid-weight Syrah that emphasizes freshness and nuance. Deceptively
Item Number: 28397
Bottle:$36.95
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Kingston Family 'Lucero' Syrah 2013
93  Wine & Spirits 
Wine & Spirits 93 "Las Dichas is in the westernmost part of Casablanca, about eight miles off the coast. Kingston farms 345 acres of vineyards on rolling hills, mostly producing grapes for other wineries. They keep a selection of the best plots of syrah for this wine, a creamy red that shows the
Item Number: 19567
Bottle:$15.95
Case: $191.40
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Anthill Farms Syrah 2016
93  Wine & Spirits 
Wine & Spirits 93 "The team at Anthill Farms—Anthony Filiberti, Darren Low and Webster Marquez—met as cellar rats at Williams Selyem and later started their own label, focused on pinot noir, chardonnay and syrah from far-coast vineyards. Filiberti holds down a day job at Hirsch, and Low at The
Item Number: 31577
Bottle:$22.95
Case: $275.40
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Wind Gap 'Sonoma Coast' Syrah 2014
91  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 91 "The 2014 Syrah (Sonoma Coast) is a bit more approachable and fruit-forward than I recall in the past. Sweet red cherry, plum and spice add to the wine's up-front personality. The 2014 offers lovely balance in a forward, pliant Syrah that will drink well early. Silky tannins and
Item Number: 29484
Bottle:$29.95
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