Syrah has posted another stellar performance in California, where this Rhône Valley transplant is more than pulling its weight. The variety remains the quality leader among the state's Rhône-style wines, a category that also includes a great new crop of Grenaches and some sturdy Petite Sirahs, all of them showing impressive quality across California's major fine-wine appellations.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands February 21, 2008.
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