Winetasing or Buy wine direct | ADVOCATE Syrah | Domaine Saint Hilaire
  • £
  • Cart: 0
  • Log in or Create an account

ADVOCATE Syrah (from €11.25)

€12.50 EUR

A Big and Spicy Oaked Syrah. 

The Advocate Syrah is a powerful complex wine that makes a great accompaniment to lamb, goat's cheese and chocolate deserts. Softens slightly over the years in bottle. 

Light clay-limestone (explore the vineyard here)

Traditional vinification at controlled temperature (24c to 27c) . Gentle extraction by pumping over and micro oxygenation; racking off to barrel for malolactic fermentation.

In French oak barrels for 8 to 10 months.

Tasting Notes
On the nose black pepper, tobacco and a host of earthy, savoury notes provide for an intense aromatic experience. This is a full-bodied wine that has softened over its two years in bottle. The flavours on the nose follow through to the palate and linger for some time. 

Alcohol: 14%
Production: 5000 bottles
Closure: Cork
Carton: 6 bottles

Vinalies Internationales 2007 - Gold 
Decanter World Wine Awards 2013 - Bronze
Wein und Markt Magazine 2014 - Top 15 Languedoc wines
Concours Mondial de Bruxelles 2016 - Silver
Gilbert and Gaillard International 2017 - Gold