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2003 K Vintners Syrah Lucky No. 7 (750ml)
Producer: K Vintners kvintners.com
Appellation: Walla Walla Valley - Washington State - United States (AVA)
Type: red
Varietal: Syrah
Maturity: Drink
Rating: Good/Very Good
Est. Price: US$35.00
Tasting Notes:
rated: July 3, 2007 , Winemaker's notes
"Mineral, spice and intense. This Seven Hills vineyard Syrah will kick your ass! Or something like that. (800 cases)"
rated: July 3, 2007 , http://www.grape-nutz.com/tastings/tomhill/06_May3.html
"Black color; rather toasty/Fr.oak/charred ripe/blackberry/Syrah/blueberry light earthy complex bit peppery/spicy nose; very intense/tannic blackberry/Syrah dusty very charred/toasty/ Fr.oak/pungent/espresso bit tarry flavor; very long tannic/extracted blackberry/blueberry/ Syrah bit Rhonish/coffee rather charred/toasty/oak finish; needs much age; some Rhonish character; loads of charred oak but plenty of fruit underneath; terrific Syrah at a fair price. "
rated: April 23, 2008 , from a member
88 points "Did not live up to expectations. Good up front chewiness and spice, but not enough flavor or concentration. It did not taste like it would improve with more age."