2009 Sine Qua Non The Thrill of Stamp Collecting
I love popping corks on Sine Qua Non, especially when the new releases arrive. As each label is a unique work of art, ripping of the tissue to get the first glance, is part of the fun.
2009 Sine Qua Non, ”The Thrill of Stamp Collecting” did not disappoint…
Inky purple ruby colored with tears that stain the glass. Blackberry, blueberry, smoke, chocolate malt, black cherry smoke aromas get you going. Massive, concentrated, powerful and rich, but lacking the density of the best vintages, this thick, plush, California Syrah wine ends with a big, juicy, sweet mouthful of smoky blueberry, coffee bean, iron and black cherry. 96 Pts