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2007 K Vintners Syrah Phil Lane
- > Washington
- > Columbia Valley
- > Walla Walla Valley
Community Tasting Notes 7
MattMauldin Likes this wine: (93 points)
December 15, 2012 - Decanted and returned to bottle. Dense dark garnet. Notes of ashy-mineral, savory earth, blue violet, cassis & currant are highlighted throughout. On the palate this has opened nicely, showing a juiciness to the fruit to balance against powerful concentration. Weighty and polished with creamy tannins and long finishing notes of dark fruit and espresso. Very nice. Drink or hold.
WineScoundrel wrote: (93 points)
April 18, 2012 - Drinking great. Both old and new world characteristics.
farinas wrote: (91 points)
June 30, 2011 - expected a bit more for this price but jammy fruit and balanced yet concentrated wine.
ghonzo wrote: (92 points)
December 1, 2010 - Wow! Yum! Very floral nose, right in your face with the first sips, very bright. But then it fades nicely. Great. Thanks matt!
mmurry Likes this wine: (91 points)
September 19, 2010 - V.I.P. Northwest Tasting (Farpointe Cellar): The nose had grilled meat and wet leaves, blueberry and stone, and some mushroom at the end. The palate was rich and thick, with meat juice and blueberry, stone and earth, and a good mush room finish.
Pro Reviews 3
Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar
By Stephen Tanzer
November/December 2010, Issue #153 (link)
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The Rhone Report
By Jeb Dunnuck
A focus on Washington State, Issue #4, 5/1/2010 (link) 94 points
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Washington Wine Report
By Sean Sullivan
7/26/2010 (link) ***** points
(K Vintners Phil Lane Walla Walla Valley) Abundant floral notes along with earth and very light streaks of game. Big and packed full of tightly wrapped fruit on the palate. Capped off by a seamless finish. 100% Syrah. Phil Lane Vineyard. Aged in French Burgundy barrels. 14.5% alcohol. 141 cases produced.
- Vintage 2007
- Type Red
- Producer K Vintners
- Varietal Syrah
- Designation Phil Lane
- Vineyard n/a
- Country USA
- Region Washington
- SubRegion Columbia Valley
- Appellation Walla Walla Valley
- Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
- In Cellars 87 (72%)
- Consumed 34 (28%)