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2006 Coates Wines Consonance Syrah/Cabernet Sauvignon McLaren Vale
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2006 Coates Wines Consonance Syrah/Cabernet Sauvignon McLaren Vale

Producer: Coates Wines
Style: Red Wine
Grape Type: Syrah/Shiraz
Origin: Australia
Region: McLaren Vale

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90 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - September/October 2008

($32; a 56/44 blend) Youthful purple. Complex bouquet of smoky, meaty dark berry compote and cherry. Extremely rich, with distinctly porty blackberry and candied cherry flavors and a chewy texture. A powerful, sappy, rather overwhelming style that has just enough energy to keep it reined in and focused. This big, impressively dense wine needs some serious red meat.

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Syrah

While the grape is currently grown throughout the world, the most elegant Syrahs still come from the Northern Rhone valley, particularly the appellations of Côte Rôtie, Cornas, and Hermitage. Here, steep, terraced vineyards help produce full-bodied, intense, tannic wines loaded with white pepper and red fruit. In the vineyard, Syrah is largely cooperative- vines are productive, but not overly vigorous. Skins are thick, helping the grape...
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