17 months in 18% new French Oak barrels & puncheons.
The 2016 John Lewis Syrah is perhaps my favorite we have ever made at Gramercy Cellars. Why? This is a wine of freshness and balance. It is a wine to ponder and consider. It is not a wine that hits you over the head with power. It requires thought and contemplation. This wine earned the award of Top 100 Wines in the World in 2020 from Wine & Spirits Magazine.
Walla Walla lies in the Lower East corner of Washington State. We created Lower East as a thank you to our customers and industry friends. Our goal was to make a fantastic Mourvèdre at a fantastic price.
This wine is a blind barrel select from our Estate vineyards and showcases the best of what they have to offer each vintage.
Walla Walla, located in the Lower East corner of Washington, is a home for world class Cabernet. We created Lower East as a thank you to our customers and industry friends. Our goal was to make a fantastic Cabernet at a fantastic price.
The 2016 Walla Walla Syrah is a blend of Holy Roller Vineyard in the Rocks District with our estate vineyard Forgotten Hills, at the base of the Blue Mountains. These vineyards are perfect compliments. Forgotten Hills brings elegance, freshness, acidity and structure while Holy Roller brings power and classic Syrah aromatics.