Elephant Hill Syrah 2008, Hawkes Bay, North Island

Syrah Syrah
New Zealand

$23.95 (121673)

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88 pts
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May 23, 2009

Critic Reviews (2)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is really smokes. Quite intense with bags of tar, smoke, ripe berry, vanilla and tar. Medium full, supple then...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

There is some pleasant (and typical) black pepper spice evident on the nose, alongside violet-floral perfume and...

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Community Reviews (1)

Bethany Harpur
Bethany Harpur

Complex nose of medicinal herbs, tobacco and pencil lead, with an undercurrent of blackberries and raspberries. Juicy, plump fruit flavours with well-balanced acids and tannins. Lingering berry finish with a bit of a charred note on the end.

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