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Magazine Archives: March 31, 2009

High-Flying California Syrah

2006 is another banner year for Golden State Rhône reds
James Laube
Issue: March 31, 2009

California Syrah keeps getting better—and its ranks deeper. Following the very fine 2005 and 2004 vintages, this Rhône Valley transplant hit the jackpot again in 2006, the best vintage for the varietal so far, with dozens of sensational wines.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands February 24, 2009.

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