PLANETA SYRAH 2011

Planeta

$73.00

Grapes: 100% Syrah.  

Estate: Sicily.

Colour: Ruby red with violet undertones.

Nose: Complex and interesting bouquet. A combined spiciness of red fruit, including bilberries and blackberries. Hints of sage, black pepper and cinnamon.

Palate: The impact leaves no gaps. Rich and soft, with a refreshing liveliness and smooth tannins. A sunny and expressive Syrah.

Food Pairings: Bucatini all’amatriciana (pasta with pork, tomato and chilli) or pasta with pork and pecorino (sheep’s cheese). All types of risotto. Fillet of beef with sesame, pork chops with herbs. Stewed meat with potatoes. 

 

          Rating: Robert Parker - 90 points (Apr 2009)     

          Vintage: 2011   Alcohol Content: 14.5% vol  

          Net Weight: 750 ml