AVENNIA Syrah, Bouchey Vineyard 'Arnaut' 2013

This amazing Syrah was aged 16 months in 15% new French oak prior to bottling. The wine begins with aromas of white pepper, smoked pork shoulder, wild blackberry and mocha. There are flavors of blackberry pie, mocha, and black cherry with suggestions of roasted dates. Massive, masculine and tannic right now, this will age gracefully for at least another decade. This is every bit as good as the absolutely exceptional 2012. Give this at least an hour decant before enjoying. (Best 2017-2028) - April, 2016 (OB)


Wine Specifications


  • Report Date: April, 2016
  • Producer: Avennia
  • Vintage: 2013
  • Drinking Window: 2017-2028
  • Estimated Value: $50
  • Country: United States
  • Region: Washington
  • Appellation: Yakima Valley
  • Importer: N/A

Find More: Washington: Vol. I (2013/2014), WASHINGTON 2013

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