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2008 Sine Qua Non Grenache The Line California
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2008 Sine Qua Non Grenache The Line California

Producer: Sine Qua Non
Style: Red Wine
Grape Type: Grenache
Origin: California
Region: Other California

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94 Points | International Wine Cellar , November/December 2010

($145; includes 11% syrah and 1.5% viognier) Opaque ruby. An intensely perfumed bouquet displays aromas of black raspberry, Asian spices, rose oil and lavender, with a bright suggestion of white pepper. Juicy and penetrating red and dark fruit flavors reach every corner of the palate and show very impressive depth and clarity. Rich but energetic on the finish, which repeats the sweet berry and floral notes. Wild stuff and surprisingly approachable already.

95 Points | Wine Spectator
98 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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Grenache (aka Garnacha)

One of the more versatile red grapes in the world, Grenache thrives in southern France and Spain (where it is known as Garnacha). Ranging in style from light and fruity to deep, brooding and intense; the grape also suits a variety of ambitions: Grenache can be used in inexpensive wines that offer immediate satisfaction, but it is also successful...
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