Good quality exotic/domestic wine and spirit shop in West Hartford, CT.

Melville Donna's Syrah 2014

$52.99

SKU 20159

750ml

Share
With a dark brick colored hue, intoxicating aromatics of rhubarb, cocoa powder and beef carpaccio are immediately noticeable up front. With time, secondary impressions of liquid smoke, stewed black cherries and licorice emerge alongside a bouquet of juniper, rose petals and peppery herbs. The palate impression is pure and seamless with tremendous depth, clarity and drive.
Category Red Wine
Varietal
Country California
Region Central Coast
Appellation Sta. Rita Hills
Brand Melville
Alcohol/vol 15%
  • wa97

Wine AdvocateEven better, with more depth, density and ripeness, the 2014 Syrah Donna's offers overflowing notes of olive tapenade, salted beef, licorice, black olive, peppery herbs and cured meats, with tons of ripe currants, fresh plum and smoked black cherry fruit. Full-bodied, elegant and seamless, with fabulous purity and persistence, I wouldn't push the aging curve, but it's a killer wine that will provide tons of pleasure over the coming 7-8 years.

Jeb Dunnuck, August 30, 2016
  • we93

Wine EnthusiastSuperfresh and fennel-laced on the nose, this cool-climate Syrah shows underripe plums, raspberry, charcoal, lavender, pepper sauce, thyme and forest underbrush on the nose. It’s impressively floral on the energetic, not overly dense sip, with lavender, rosehip and white sage touches enlivening the dark red fruit.

Adult Signature is required for every shipment.

Product availability, price, and wine vintages are subject to change anytime. Customers will be notified before processing the order in that scenario.

The estimated time of delivery is only accurate when the product being ordered is in stock at the store. If it is out of stock, shipping may take 1-2 more business days (even if faster options like overnight shipping are selected).