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    Sine Qua Non Syrah 2003
    The Inaugural
    Bottle (4)


    "The mind-boggling 2003 The Inaugural Syrah is an emotional experience to taste as well as drink. Aged 38 ½ months in French oak, it was fashioned entirely from the Eleven Confessions Vineyard, which is planted with Syrah clones #470, 174, and the Estrella River and Alban field selections. This stunning Syrah boasts a magnificent bouquet of spring flowers, blueberries, blackberries, charcoal, licorice, and roasted meats. It hits the palate with remarkable intensity, purity, and full-bodied power, but it somehow manages to dance across the taste buds with the gracefulness of a ballerina. Awesomely long, I still tasted this wine 60 seconds after I had spit it out – no easy task, even for a professional." (100 pts. Robert Parker, Wine Advocate #172, Aug. 2007)


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    Auction Dates
    September, 2016
    16th-17th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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