Red

2012 Carlisle Syrah Rosella's Vineyard

Syrah

  • USA
  • California
  • Central Coast
  • Santa Lucia Highlands
Drink between 2015 - 2025 (Edit)
CT91.4 44 reviews
2012
Label borrowed from 2013
2013
Label borrowed from 2011
2011
Label borrowed from 2010
2010
Label borrowed from 2014
2014
Label borrowed from 2014
2014
Label borrowed from 2014
2014
Label borrowed from 2014
2014
Label borrowed from 2015
2015
Label borrowed from 2015
2015
Label borrowed from 2008
2008
Label borrowed from 2008
2008
Label borrowed from 2016
2016
Label borrowed from 2007
2007
Label borrowed from 2006
2006
1 of 15

Community Tasting Notes 31

  • ravbik wrote: 96 points

    October 30, 2018 - Very surprised how great this is.
    Full bodied, ripe blackberries, plum, vanilla, medium toast, cassis, graphite. Medium tannins
    Need to get some more

    2 people found this helpful
  • RPerro Likes this wine: 91 points

    July 23, 2018 - Nice blackberry fruit with touches of cracked pepper and tobacco. Finish is all mocha. Still has plenty of life left...drink now - 2027.

    1 person found this helpful Comment
  • Anonymous Likes this wine: 93 points

    March 24, 2018 - Carlisle never disappoints. This weighty Syrah brought forth its wonderful dark fruit and lush undertones of a slightly drier nature. Spice was nice but not overt. Long finish making for a wonderful experience.

    1 person found this helpful Comment
  • WineCPA wrote: 90 points

    February 19, 2018 - Very nice but did not blow me away. Smooth with plum and blueberry. Great with lamb, but what Syrah isn't? Drink now.

    2 people found this helpful
  • mtolerico Likes this wine: 90 points

    February 19, 2018 - Not as good as some previous bottles, red cherry, rhubarb, olive, roasted meats, very floral with mostly violets and roses, a little orange peel with the rind, seems a little hollow in the mid-palate. I actually don’t feel this bottle is worth the money but it’s not a bad wine, in fact it is good, just not good enough.

    3 people found this helpful Comment
1 - 5 of 31 More notes

Pro Reviews 2

Add a Pro Review

Professional reviews have copyrights and you can view them here for your personal use only as private content. To view pro reviews you must either subscribe to a pre-integrated publication or manually enter reviews. Learn more.

Manage Subscriptions

Vinous

  • By Josh Raynolds
    May/June 2014, IWC Issue #174 (link)

    (Carlisle Winery Syrah Rosella's Vineyard Santa Lucia Highlands) Subscribe to see review text.

  • By Antonio Galloni
    Sonoma and Beyond: New Releases (Feb 2014) (link)

    (Carlisle Syrah Rosella's Vineyard Santa Lucia Highlands) Subscribe to see review text.

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2012
  • Type Red
  • Producer Carlisle
  • Varietal Syrah
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard Rosella's Vineyard
  • Country USA
  • Region California
  • SubRegion Central Coast
  • Appellation Santa Lucia Highlands

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 9 (2%)
  • In Cellars 331 (58%)
  • Consumed 226 (40%)

Food Pairing

No food pairings available.

Who Likes This Wine

96% Like It  28 votes

More About This Wine

Articles

Report a Problem

Close
© 2003-19 CellarTracker! LLC.

Report a Problem

Close