Two years latter drinking much better - no longer a hot alcoholic mess. Still a little tannic - needed 30 minutes to open up - then beautiful blueberry meat pie flavors with a decent finish. Give the last bottle another 6 months.
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(Novy Family Wines Syrah Russian River Valley) Group's #5 (my #7) – 91 pts; 0, 4, 2, 0 - opaque very dark red violet color; berry, black plum, lavender, graphite and black fruit nose; tight, black fruit, tart blackberry and tar palate with depth; medium finish 89+ pts. (11 barrels Christensen, 9 barrels Amber Ridge, 9 barrels Parson's)
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