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2008 Owen Roe Syrah Ex Umbris
- > Washington
- > Columbia Valley
Community Tasting Notes 42
Sniffy-Sniff Likes this wine: (93 points)
November 24, 2014 - Decanted 90 minutes and drank over 2 days. On the 2nd day this gained so much complexity and depth. Rich, yet refined, this was the perfect pairing with braised short beef ribs. Has the stuffing to go another 4-5 years.
fer999 wrote: (89 points)
May 22, 2014 - Fruit forward with hints of caramel. Medium length finish.
jinks Likes this wine: (89 points)
December 22, 2013 - dark, rich but not overpowering or heavily extracted. Very nice
October 9, 2013 - Consistent with previous bottle note. Dang! I only gave it one more year.
corkscrews Likes this wine: (90 points)
June 22, 2013 - A nose of dark fruits and spice, dark black in color. A medium to full bodied Syrah, with blackberry, plum, cherry, with milk chocolate and spice on finish. In a perfect drinking zone, was very good. www.winelx.com
Pro Reviews 2
The Rhone Report
By Jeb Dunnuck
Australia and the Pacific Northwest, Issue #8, 6/25/2011 (link) 88 points
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Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar
By Stephen Tanzer
November/December 2010, Issue #153 (link)
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- Vintage 2008
- Type Red
- Producer Owen Roe
- Varietal Syrah
- Designation Ex Umbris
- Vineyard n/a
- Country USA
- Region Washington
- SubRegion Columbia Valley
- Appellation Columbia Valley
- UPC Code 855741002000
- Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
- In Cellars 353 (50%)
- Consumed 359 (50%)