VGS Château Potelle – Syrah 2016 – Mount Veeder, Napa Valley

VGS Château Potelle – Syrah 2016 – Mount Veeder, Napa Valley

The nose is fruity and offers deepness and power. It reveals notes of small berries, cassis and small notes of raspberry associated with fine touches of nutmeg, subtle hints of juicy/ripe red fruits, flowers and discreet hints of grey pepper. The mouth is fruity, well-balanced and offers a juicy frame and a good definition. In the mouth this wine expresses notes of juicy blackberry, black cherry and small notes of raspberry associated with fine touches of juicy blueberry as well as fine hints of flowers, discreet hints of lilac/cornflower and hints of tonka bean. Good length. Tannins are elegant.

Note (Score): 15.75/20

Note (Score): 91-92/100

Date de dégustation (Tasting date): 01/2020

Dégustateur (Wine Critic): Choukroun Chicheportiche Jonathan

Type d'agriculture (Agriculture): Agriculture Raisonnée (Sustainable Agriculture)

Type (Kind): Rouge (Red)

Format dégusté (Tasted bottle size): Bouteille (Bottle)

En Primeur (EnPrimeur): Non (No)