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Date Printed: 12/21/2014
Kendall-Jackson Vintner's Reserve Syrah 2002
Kendall-Jackson Vintner's Reserve Syrah 2002
(search item no. 79963)

PRICE ON 12/21/2014: $19.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2012 Wine Enthusiast rating: 91 points
2009 Wine Enthusiast rating: 90 points
1999 Wine Enthusiast rating: 89 points
1999 Wine Spectator rating: 85 points
1998 The Wine Advocate rating: 86 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Bold, concentrated aromas and flavors of wild berry, spice and smoke. Lush and full on the palate, showing elegance through the lingering finish. This versatile wine is a fine accompaniment to grilled lamb, stews, roasted tomatoes and rich cheeses. - Randy Ullom, Winemaster
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About Kendall-Jackson:

Back in 1974, Jess Jackson saw in the fine vineyards of California's cool coastal regions fruit with a variety of outstanding flavors. What if there was a way to produce from this abundance, a single outstanding "cuvée" that offered both quality and value? The result, first released in 1983, was Vintner's Reserve Chardonnay, a rich, round and flavorful wine, made with hand-crafted methods. That same year, Grand Reserve was introduced, a line of ultra-premium wines that represented the full potential of California's finest vineyards and winemaking. Today, over 5,000 acres of vineyard in California's coastal regions are farmed by Kendall-Jackson. Four separate wineries house what is possibly the single largest barrel-fermentation project in the world. But perhaps most important, is that Kendall-Jackson remains a family-owned winery.