Alban Syrah 'Lorraine' Edna Valley 2011
This California-based winery focused solely on Rhone varieties has been shaking things up for the last 30 years. Their 2011 ‘Lorraine’ Syrah is full of black fruit and sweet spice; aging gracefully, and a gorgeous example of what Rhone varieties can do in the Golden State.
California, United States
The sun in the American wine solar system, but at the same time a wine 'nation' in its own right, California is like the popular kid in high school that was good at everything and good-looking, too.