Rusack Vineyards 2011 Ballard Canyon Estate Reserve, Santa Barbara County Syrah

  • Year: 2011
  • Winery: Rusack Vineyards
  • Varietal: Syrah/Shiraz
  • Region: Santa Barbara County
  • Retail Price: $41.00
  • Sale Price: $34.00

This bottling is abundant with aromas of boysenberry, blueberry and hints of cinnamon. Its dense fruit characteristics are complemented by complex flavors of anise, vanilla and dark chocolate. Drink now or hold up to 10 years.

93 points, Connoisseurs' Guide (July 2013)
92 points, (Jul. 2013)
90 points, The Wine Advocate (#208, Aug. 2013)

Just 215 cases made.  Drink now or hold up to 2020.

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