Red - Fortified

N.V. Bonny Doon Vineyard Bouteille Call

Syrah Blend

  • USA
  • California
Drink between 2005 - 2012 (Edit)
CT84.9 26 reviews
N.V.
Borrowed from 2001
2001
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Community Tasting Notes 19

  • appleforest Likes this wine: (87 points)

    December 29, 2015 - Cork disintegrated, but wine OK with straining/decanting. Way too old by rights but apparently undamaged. Strong, raspberries evident, sort of like a too high alcohol less sweet dessert wine.

  • rupertm wrote: (76 points)

    July 31, 2012 - Very sweet and a little sickly. Would be fine in small doses with a chocolate dessert.

  • underwds wrote: (85 points)

    April 11, 2010 - More raspberry wine than grape. At first it was kind of refreshing, although very sweet. As the bottle sat there, the fruitiness started to muddle. I kind of wish I had another bottle to try an experiment: reduce it down and add some chocolate as an ice cream or cake topping.

  • sayward wrote: (85 points)

    April 17, 2009 - This tastes like a raspberry wine. Very sweet to the point of being a little disgusting. We drank it after roasted chicken, ladies liked it, guys hated it.

  • Meerlust wrote:

    February 15, 2009 - This dessert wine was as expected - sweet with black raspberry and a bit of stemminess. Uncomplicated but it paired beautifully with chocolate lave cake.

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage N.V.
  • Type Red - Fortified
  • Producer Bonny Doon Vineyard
  • Varietal Syrah Blend
  • Designation Bouteille Call
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion n/a
  • Appellation California
  • UPC Code 769434129144

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 309 (59%)
  • Consumed 219 (41%)

Food Pairing

Chocolate Souffle

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