Buffalo Ridge Syrah 1998 Front Label
Buffalo Ridge Syrah 1998 Front Label

Buffalo Ridge Syrah 1998

    750ML / 0% ABV
    Other Vintages
    All Vintages
    Currently Unavailable $14.99
    Try the
    14 99
    14 99
    Save $0.00 (0%)
    Ships Tue, Jan 28
    Limit 0 bottles per customer
    Sold in increments of 0
    Limit Reached
    0.0 0 Ratings
    My Wine Share
    Vintage Alert
    Alert me when new vintages are available
    Have you tried this? Rate it now
    (256 characters remaining)

    0.0 0 Ratings
    750ML / 0% ABV

    Winemaker Notes

    At 1,700 acres the French Camp Vineyard outside San Luis Obispo is the largest single vineyard on Californias Central Coast.and one of the most remote. Searching for high-quality grapes in the area, Napa-based winemaker Tom Eddy discovered a promising block of Syrah at French Camp and contracted for part of the crop for his Buffalo Ridge label. This is the second bottling of Buffalo Ridge Syrah: its a big, powerful wine, rich with blackberry pie, raspberry and briary fruit notes with a hint of vanilla, nutmeg and clove spice. Some spice and vanilla lingers on the mid palate. It has a silky finish, with a pleasant earthy quality reminiscent of Rhone Valley wines. Its robust flavors make this a Syrah for the grill.

    Critical Acclaim

    All Vintages
    Buffalo Ridge

    Buffalo Ridge

    View all products
    Buffalo Ridge, California
    Veteran Napa Valley winemaker Tom Eddy created the Buffalo Ridge red-wine brand as a destination for "wonderful fruit" that he found in California and Washington state vineyards, but which did not have a home in his Tom Eddy Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon program. "I saw that consumers were looking for wines that were easy to drink, went well with food and fit their budgets. I was introduced to the French Camp vineyard in California's Central Coast, and a particular Syrah block there looked promising. I made the first Buffalo Ridge Syrah from French Camp in 1997, and I'm excited about the quality of wines that can be made from this and other 'undiscovered' vineyards in California and Washington."
    Image for California Red Wine	 content section


    Red Wine

    View all products

    A major force on the global playing field, California is the world’s fourth largest wine-producing region on the planet and the majority of land under vine here is devoted to red varieties, covering nearly double the vineyard acreage of whites.

    While the state’s incredibly diverse terrain and microclimates allow for countless red wine styles, the one factor unifying all California red wine is the abundance of sunshine and a long, consistent growing season, which leads to well-developed and fully ripened fruit.

    The most famous region today, of course, is the acclaimed Napa Valley, where Cabernet Sauvignon reigns as king.

    Sonoma County, nestled between Napa Valley and the Pacific Ocean, claims great variability in geography and microclimates. Here world-class Pinot Noir is possible from Sonoma’s cooler sites while old, gnarly Zinfandel vines survived Prohibition.

    The Central Coast, Lodi and the Sierra Foothills also excel in the production of Zinfandel, Cabernet Sauvignon and remain active frontiers for newer varieties, namely Rhône and Spanish.

    The cool Anderson Valley in California’s North Coast region is a fantastic source of Pinot noir.

    Image for  content section
    View all products
    YNG821520_1998 Item# 15123

    Update your browser to enjoy all that Wine.com has to offer.

    It's easy to update and using the latest version
    of Internet Explorer means all your web browsing will be better.

    Yes, Update Now
    Cheers to You!

    New customers: $20 off $100+. Code NEW2020

    New customers: $20 off $100+. Code NEW2020

    There was an error redeeming your code.

    *New customers only. One-time use per customer. Order must be placed by 1/31/2020. The $20 discount is given for a single order with a minimum of $100 excluding shipping and tax. Items with pricing ending in .97 are excluded and will not count toward the minimum required. Discount does not apply to corporate orders, gift certificates, StewardShip membership fees, select Champagne brands, Riedel glassware, fine and rare wine, 187ML splits, and all bottles 3.0 liters or larger. No other promotion codes, coupon codes or corporate discounts may be applied to order.

    Search for ""

    Processing Your Order...