Dehlinger Winery 2009 Altamont, Russian River Valley Syrah

  • Year: 2009
  • Winery: Dehlinger Winery
  • Varietal: Syrah/Shiraz
  • Region: Sonoma County
  • Retail Price: $60.00
  • Sale Price: $51.00

94 points, Wine Spectator (Sept. 30, 2011): " Pure, ripe plum, blueberry and wild berry flavors are supple and graceful, delicate and detailed..."

93 points, The Wine Advocate (#199, Feb. 2012): "...Intense floral notes, licorice, new leather and black olives wrap around the fruit on the finish..."

93 points, International Wine Cellar (May 2012): "...Pliant, expansive black raspberry and bitter cherry flavors show excellent clarity and vivacity. No rough edges here..."

92 Points, Connoisseurs' Guide (June 2013): "Very rich and quite attractive for its mix of concentrated, never heavy, ripe red cherry aromas seasoned with notes of bacon and dried wild flowers and the slightest hint of roasted walnuts..."

Just 480 cases made. Drink now through 2018.

This wine was recently featured in The California Wine Club's wine of the month club.