Le Vieux Pin, Cuvée Violette Syrah 2014
Co-fermented with 1% Roussanne, this ripe, spicy and red-fruited Syrah is lifted and elegant in a Côte-Rôte style. Classic violets, black pepper, boysenberry and meaty pan juices on a silky, supple palate, with evident but integrated French oak. Delicious!
Taster: Tina Gellie