Hogue Genesis Syrah 2009, Columbia Valley

Syrah Syrah
Washington, Usa

$19.95 (687822)

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87 pts
5
April 28, 2012

Critic Reviews (4)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

Syrah, to my mind, is Washington's ace in the hole. This lacks some depth and complexity compared to more expensive...

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Michael Godel
Michael Godel

A steadfast and decent wine so my exegesis begins at its central core. Black colour of a world still unformed. Heady...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

The new label is a lot less flashy than before but the wine is just as crowd pleasing as ever. Engaging flavours of...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Sweet, oaky, commercial style syrah, engineered for maximum appeal. Would be fair at $12/bottle. Tasted March 2012....

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Community Reviews (1)

Shawn McCormick
Shawn McCormick

Deep purple colour, the nose is spicy, black pepper, and damsom plums. On the palate hints of vanilla and chocolate complement the dry, cherry-plum fruit. Nice acidity would pair with food well. Somewhat long, slightly astringent cherry finish smacks of minerality.

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