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Syncline Winery Subduction 2019

America, Washington
Syncline Winery Subduction

Long inspired by Southern Rhone Valley wines, this is our answer to a Washington version of a Cotes-du-Rhone Villages wine. A blend of classic southern French varieties that are unique and expressive on their own, yet each contributes to creating a harmonious whole.

This wine brings levity to your palate; the stunning deep garnet color displays ripe cherry, acai, and black pepper with aromas of violets and early spring wildflower fields. The juicy, fresh blood orange mid-palate and velvety tannins provide excellent length and a wine compatible with many foods and occasions.
 

Country America
Region Washington
Appellation Columbia Valley
Winery Syncline Winery
Vintage 2019
Color Red
Varietal(s) 38% Syrah, 22% Mourvedre, 18% Carignan, 17% Grenache, 5% Cinsault  
¥4,400  (incl. tax)

Long inspired by Southern Rhone Valley wines, this is our answer to a Washington version of a Cotes-du-Rhone Villages wine. A blend of classic southern French varieties that are unique and expressive on their own, yet each contributes to creating a harmonious whole.

This wine brings levity to your palate; the stunning deep garnet color displays ripe cherry, acai, and black pepper with aromas of violets and early spring wildflower fields. The juicy, fresh blood orange mid-palate and velvety tannins provide excellent length and a wine compatible with many foods and occasions.
 

Country America
Region Washington
Appellation Columbia Valley
Winery Syncline Winery
Vintage 2019
Color Red
Varietal(s) 38% Syrah, 22% Mourvedre, 18% Carignan, 17% Grenache, 5% Cinsault  
Data
Closure Natural Cork
Volume 750ml
Alcohol 13.6%
Product Code 1239319
UPC NONE/なし
Winery

Winery Description

syn-cline (‘sin-klin): A trough of stratified rock in which the beds dip toward each other from either side.
Directly west of the vineyard and winery is a series of sheer, nearly 100 meter cliffs that rise up into the surrounding mountains straight out of the Columbia River. Locally known as the ‘Coyote Wall Syncline’, this dramatic geological feature gives the winery its name.  It is at this precise point that the rainy western region of the Columbia Gorge transitions into a semi-arid environment.
Syncline is a small family winery in the Columbia Gorge of Washington state.  Owners and vintners Poppie and James Mantone met during the harvest of 1997 while working crush together.  They fell madly in love, married and soon began plans for a winery of their own.  They relocated their home to the Columbia Gorge and produced their first vintage in 1999.  Their passion for Rhone wines and their vision of the potential of Rhone varieties in select areas of Washington State led them to bottling Syrah and Grenache, while also beginning to plant Mourvèdre, Cinsault, Counoise and Carignan.