2004 Saxum Heart Stone Vineyard Syrah Magnum - 1500ml

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2004 Saxum Heart Stone Syrah Magnum
Saxum Vineyards is focused on producing Grenache, Syrah, and Mataro based blends from the Willow Creek District of Paso Robles. We let our rocky calcareous soils, steep hillsides, sunny days, and cooling ocean breezes speak through our wines by keeping our yields low, picking the fruit at the peak of ripeness, and using a minimalist approach in the cellar. We respect our land and farm everything sustainably without chemical fertilizers, herbicides, or pesticides. Because our vine’s roots penetrate deep through the fissures in the calcareous soil irrigation is rarely needed. Production is kept at 5000 – 6000 cases a year divided between nine different cuvees, Broken Stones, James Berry Vineyard, G2 Vineyard, Bone Rock, Rocket Block, Booker Vineyard, Paderewski Vineyard, Heart Stone Vineyard, and Terry Hoage Vineyard.

Product Details

Varietal Syrah
Vintage 2004
Rating 94-97 RP
Bottle Size 1500 ml
Bottle Quantity 1
Country USA
Region California
Location Central Coast
Producer Saxum Heart Stone Vineyard
Color Red
Wine Type Table

Winery Details

Varietal Syrah
Vintage 2004
Rating 94-97 RP
Bottle Size 1500 ml
Bottle Quantity 1
Country USA
Region California
Location Central Coast
Producer Saxum Heart Stone Vineyard
Color Red
Wine Type Table

Robert Parker

Rating 94 - 2004 Saxum Heart Stone Syrah Magnum The 2004 Heartstone Vineyard (which was planted with 13 different clones of Syrah) includes 50% of the Broken Stones cuvee. A 250-case blend of 60% Syrah, 30% Mourvedre, and 10% Grenache, it boasts gorgeous minerality along with classic blueberry liqueur-like characteristics interwoven with acacia flower, licorice, and subtle new oak notes. Medium to full-bodied, pure, and loaded, it should drink well for 7-8 years. I highly recommend that wine enthusiasts who love Rhone Ranger wines pay a visit to the James Berry Vineyard, one of the true grand cru sites in the region. RP

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