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2011 Cypher US Red Blend "Anarchy"

Winery: Cypher

Vintage: 2011

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Anarchy"

Wine Category: US Red Blend

Grape blend: 36% Zinfandel, 36% Mourvedre & 28% Syrah

Region: Paso Robles

State or country: CA

Price: $40

Cases produced: 700

KWG Score: 91 (based on 1 review)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good+ (91)

Review date: February 16, 2015

Wine Review: This red blend from Cypher is very good. It opens with a black cherry bouquet with a hint of oak. On the palate, this wine is medium bodied, slightly acidic and juicy. The flavor profile is a tasty boysenberry with notes of black raspberry. I also detected hints of oak and blueberry. The finish is dry and flavors and medium tannins linger nicely. I would pair this wine with messy barbecue ribs. Enjoy - Ken

Winemaker Notes: On the nose: Red fruit, cranberry, and raspberry fruit laced with cedar, pepper, and spice. On the palate: Dark red and brooding mood swings of mouth-watering Zinfandel fruit, heightened with bright acid which enhance the lush crushed velvet mouthfeel that goes on and on. 700 cases produced.

Organic status: not organic

Buy it: Use 1000 Corks to find stores that sell Cypher 2011 Anarchy.

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