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Date Printed: 10/1/2014
Tensley Syrah BMT (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2008
Tensley Syrah BMT (1.5 Liter Magnum) 2008
(search item no. 121452)
collectible wine
boutique wine

The Wine Advocate rating: 97 points
Wine Spectator rating: 95 points
PRICE ON 10/1/2014: $249.00

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2009 Vinous / Antonio Galloni rating: 94 points
2009 Wine Spectator rating: 92 points
2007 The Wine Advocate rating: 96 points
2007 Wine Spectator rating: 94 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Joey Tensley, one of Santa Barbara's budding superstars, produces a sensational portfolio of wines, save for his only weak spot – Grenache. The Syrahs continue to go from strength to strength, and some are realistically priced for the high quality.
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About Tensley:

Tensley Wines is a family owned and operated winery focusing on vineyard designated Syrah within Santa Barbara County.

Established in 1998, the first release of Tensley totaled just 100 cases. In 2006, our production reached 3,300 cases and included seven single-vineyard Syrahs, the most in Santa Barbara County.

Though we've grown in size, our philosophy has never changed - source the best fruit possible and let the vineyard speak for itself.