Floral fragrances evolved to lilac and lavender with concentrated blueberry.
A chewier palate with increased wood tannin soon relaxes into silky, elegant yet powerful fruit flavors. Smokey, over-ripe blueberry, boysenberry, moist-black earth, and steak tartar with hints of thyme and black pepper grace this sensuous wine.
Pepper Bridge & Seven Hills Vineyards
100% used French oak
The Syrah XM is the second bottling of our 2016 Reininger Syrah, the difference being two years “XM”, extended maturation in barrel.
First appearance suggests being more muscular and structured but, soon reveals its refined, luscious beauty.