Shafer Relentless Syrah 2017 96 Points! 1 Bottle
The 2016 Relentless offers deep, elegant, meaty, gamey aromas and flavors that are pure Syrah. These are fused with blueberry, black pepper, wet stone, and black tea. The vintage offers an ideal balance of immensity and energy, along with a beautiful, silken texture in the mouth, a lengthy finish, and ripe tannins that promise many rich, memorable years ahead. Ive consistently loved the Relentless cuvée from this team, which is always from a single vineyard and is Syrah-dominated, with about 10% Petite Sirah in the blend. The 2016 Relentless is sensational. Dense purple-hued with a sweet bouquet of jammy blackberries, ground pepper, charcoal, and some smoky, meaty notes, its a full-bodied, powerful, yet plush, even elegant Syrah that does everything right. Drink it any time over the coming 10-15 years. The 2016 Relentless is every bit as stellar as it was last year. Silky, nuanced and beautifully persistent in the glass, the 2016 is super-refined. A natural tendency towards extroverted power is nicely tempered in this super-polished and highly nuanced Syrah/Petite Sirah blend from Shafer. A gutsy red, with a polished texture and expressive blueberry and blackberry flavors, accented by smoky sage, espresso and pepper notes and finishing with well-framed tannins. Best from 2021 through 2028.
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The item "Shafer Relentless Syrah 2017 96 Points! 1 Bottle" is in sale since Tuesday, February 18, 2020.
This item is in the category "Home & Garden\Food & Beverages\Alcohol & Alcohol Mixers\Wine". The seller is "yianniswine" and is located in Virginia Beach, Virginia. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Style: Red
- Region: California
- Color: Red
- Vintage: 2017
- Base: Syrah
- Country of Origin: United States
- Grape Variety: Syrah
- Volume: 750mL
- Growing Region: Napa Valley
- Quantity: 1
- Packaging: Bottle
- Food Pairing: Red Meat
- Brand: Shafer
- Alcohol Content: 15.8