Smith & Sheth Cru Omahu Syrah (2019)

The very age-worthy, vividly varietal 2019 vintage (5*) was harvested from mature, 21-year-old vines in the Gimblett Gravels and matured in French oak barriques. It has deep, purple-flushed colour. Still very fresh and vibrant, it is fragrant and full-bodied, with excellent density of plum and black pepper flavours, seasoned with nutty oak, and ripe, supple tannins. Best drinking 2024+.

Details

Type: Red Wines
Variety: Syrah
Vintage: 2019
Overall Rating for All Vintages Tasted: ★★★★★ – 5 Stars
Price: $60 NZD
Sweetness: DRY
Value for Money: AV

This wine is a Potential Classic.

When to drink: 2024

Reviewed June 2022

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