A 75cl bottle of PS Central Coast Syrah 2017 by Piedrasassi. A red from the California region of U.S.A.. Made from Syrah/Shiraz.
Writing for Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate, Jeb Dunnuck describes the range from Piedrasassi as “serious wines that merit attention,” – no wonder, since Piedrasassi’s wines offer a fascinating blend of turbo-charged ...Learn more
“Deep, concentrated, flavour-driven Syrahs were the first wines I grew to love, and this wine is the perfect example why. PS is a real knockout, from one of the biggest names in California. Layers of fruit, herbs and liquorice build in the glass to an intensity that is so appealing, mouth-watering and moreish! Hard to believe a wine of this class is the entry-level wine in the range. With such small production, this is fast achieving cult status, and once you’ve had a glass it isn’t hard to see why. A great wine to share and show off with friends over dinner or by itself. Or keep it all to yourself – sharing is overrated anyway!”
“Peppery and expressive on the nose. The palate is meaty and supple with deliciously rounded sweet red fruits, a bit of black cherry and some lushness. ”
“Piedrasassi's 2013 P.S. Syrah is exuberant and flamboyant to the core. The flavors are deep and inky, with plenty of blue/purplish fruit, lavender, violet, licorice and black pepper notes in support. The P.S. is sold only to a limited number of trade clients, so it is hard to find, which is a shame, as it is absolutely delicious. ”