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2009 Vicien Syrah

Retail: $19.98

$13.98

per bottle

Rating
N/A

Color
Red

Size
750 mL

ABV
13.9%

Closure Type
Cork

Vintage
2009

Varietal(s)
Syrah / Shiraz


Organic

BioDynamic

Collectable

Kosher

Sparkling

Dessert


Taste

currant, blueberry, blackberry and strawberry

Nose

spice box, cedar and dark fruit

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Product Description:

"Deep violet colors. On the nose, a mix of red fruits with some leathery Syrah nuances. Strong first impression in the mouth with a long rich aftertaste. Good harmony of fruit and body. Will improve with age." Winery Tasting Notes

"Syrah from an old vineyard from 'las Retamas' ranch ( altitude 5249 ft) certified organic by the OIA organization. Harvested by hand in boxes and then fermented for 8 days at 27 to 28 degrees and 2 more days at 29 to 20. racked but not filtered. Deep violet colors. On the nose a mix of red fruits with some lethery Syrah nuances. Strong first impression in the mouth with a long rich aftertaste. Good harmony of the fruit and body. Will improve with age." -Importer

About the winery
Founded: 1901
Owners – Pedro Vicien and Carlos Arizu
Vicien is a partnership between Pedro and Carlos in the Fiambala valley. It was undertaken with a mixture of new plantings and old. Scrubby plots into which the y have breathed new life. The winery uses only certified organic grapes, farms some of its plots biodynamically and hopes to go completely biodynamic by 2017.
The wines reflect the high deserts strong sun and low water levels to produce powerful and concentrated wines that are native to the Catamarca region.

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