Red

2006 Failla Syrah Phoenix Ranch

Syrah

  • USA
  • > California
  • > Napa Valley
Drink between 2008 - 2014
CT91.6 29 reviews
Borrowed from N.V.
N.V.
Borrowed from 2007
2007
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Community Tasting Notes 22

  • hindasue wrote:

    September 19, 2014 - take to monterey jazz weekend

  • sayward wrote: (91 points)

    June 8, 2014 - Still dark and brooding. Nose of red cooked fruit. Wood is integrated. In a really good spot for a on the spot consumption.

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  • sayward wrote: (91 points)

    January 4, 2014 - Drinking pretty well. Needed 30 mins to 1 hour to open up. Fruit, earth and leather on the nose. Nice finish with modest acidity. Not a lot of jaminess/sugar so I would say it has a lot of the CA style on the nose and some Rhone aspects on the finish (lacking some of the over ripe sugar).

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  • MLD70 wrote: (91 points)

    November 30, 2013 - Drank w/ buffalo carpaccio and grilled lamb in Beaver Creek. Beautiful straight out of the bottle, did not decant but opened nicely over the next hour. Shy nose. Dark fruits and some spice, nice texture. Delicious now.

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  • jon_goodman1 wrote: (92 points)

    February 23, 2012 - decanted for 2 hours. excellent dark cherry fruits. fantastic finish. cant wait to drink the next bottle

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2006
  • Type Red
  • Producer Failla
  • Varietal Syrah
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard Phoenix Ranch
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Napa Valley
  • Appellation Napa Valley

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 106 (48%)
  • Consumed 113 (52%)

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