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2001 Failla Syrah Que Syrah Vineyard
- > California
- > Sonoma County
- > Sonoma Coast
Community Tasting Notes 13
November 28, 2013 - still was good with an early thanksgiving dinner, unfortunately i let the sediment get mixed up in transport
stufis wrote: (50 points)
April 30, 2011 - As others have indicated, there had to be some material problems with the production of this wine. $34 price tag notwithstanding, this sucked...and we have had plenty opf Syrahs...bed, mediocre, flawed, etc. It was not flawed in the sens of TCA, which we all know well.
This was in a class by itself. I tried to enter this on CT with a score of 42, but it was rejected as too low. I need to talk with Eric about this...
I was forced to open an ARCADIAN 2000 GARYS/O'Flemming and a 20003 HOLDREDGE LOVERS LANE to satisfy three cow-eaters, which they did very well.
Hodby wrote: (78 points)
December 30, 2010 - Medium red. Unusually herbaceous nose, of complex yet oddly-chemical notes, with green grass, rubber, bacon, compost, mint elements coming and going all at once. Medium high acidity, low tannin. Lean cherry fruit fights with unbalanced high acidity. My guess is young vine fruit, overcropped, under-ripened, perhaps even mis-adjusted in the winery; it's a very cool climate site. Not my style of syrah.
Traxx wrote: flawed
December 19, 2010 - Thin and flavorless
prufrocksabogado wrote: (84 points)
August 13, 2010 - Well past prime. Overwhelming sourness w a vegetal petrol aftertaste. Cooking syrah?
Pro Reviews 1
Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar
By Stephen Tanzer
May/June 2003, Issue #108 (link)
(Failla Syrah Que Syrah Vineyard Sonoma Coast) Subscribe to see review text.
- Vintage 2001
- Type Red
- Producer Failla
- Varietal Syrah
- Designation n/a
- Vineyard Que Syrah Vineyard
- Country USA
- Region California
- SubRegion Sonoma County
- Appellation Sonoma Coast
- Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
- In Cellars 47 (55%)
- Consumed 38 (45%)