Baracchi Smeriglio Syrah 2008, Doc Cortona

Syrah Syrah
Tuscany, Italy

$26.95 (242073)

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October 01, 2011

Critic Reviews (3)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

Tuscany is not traditionally syrah country, but the climate is actually ideal, tending to more acid-driven northern...

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Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

Created in 1999, the DOC of Cortona is located south of Arezzo and covers a noticeable range of international...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Here's a ripe, forward, slightly raisined style of syrah from inner Tuscany, with decent red and black berry fruit...

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Community Reviews (1)

Andrew Hunter
Andrew Hunter

I would have guessed this was a northern Rhone wine. Flavours of anise, herbs, olives, dark, smokey fruit. Quite savoury, very old world in style. An Interesting wine.

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