Winery Catena - Syrah

Winery Catena Syrah

4.0
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(Average of the reviews for all vintages combined and from several consumer review sources)
Tasters consider this wine to be one of the best in the region.
The Syrah of Winery Catena is a red wine from the region of Mendoza.
In the mouth this red wine is a powerful with a lot of tannins present in the mouth.
This wine generally goes well with poultry, beef or game (deer, venison).

Taste structure of the Syrah from the Winery Catena

Light
Bold
Smooth
Tannic
Dry
Sweet
Soft
Acidic

In the mouth the Syrah of Winery Catena in the region of Mendoza is a powerful with a lot of tannins present in the mouth.

Wine flavors and olphactive analysis

On the nose the Syrah of Winery Catena in the region of Mendoza often reveals types of flavors of spices, black fruit.

Details and technical informations about Winery Catena's Syrah.

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Grape varieties
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Style of wine
Allergens
Contains sulfites

Discover the grape variety: Molinara

Its origin is not very precise, it has been cultivated for a very long time in northern Italy, ... in France it is almost unknown. It should not be confused with the Spanish variety molinera gorda.

Last vintages of this wine

Syrah - 2014
In the top 100 of of Mendoza wines
Average rating: 3.4 1 1 1 0 0
Syrah - 2013
In the top 100 of of Mendoza wines
Average rating: 4.1 1 1 1 1 0
Syrah - 2012
In the top 100 of of Mendoza wines
Average rating: 4.1 1 1 1 1 0
Syrah - 2011
In the top 100 of of Mendoza wines
Average rating: 3.9 1 1 1 1 0
Syrah - 2010
In the top 100 of of Mendoza wines
Average rating: 4 1 1 1 1 0
Syrah - 2009
In the top 100 of of Mendoza wines
Average rating: 4 1 1 1 1 0
Syrah - 2008
In the top 100 of of Mendoza wines
Average rating: 4 1 1 1 1 0

The best vintages of Syrah from Winery Catena are 2013, 2012, 2005, 2010 and 2009.

Informations about the Winery Catena

The winery offers 32 different wines.
Its wines get an average rating of 4.
This winery is part of the Bodega Catena Zapata.
It is in the top 10 of the best estates in the region
It is located in Mendoza

The Winery Catena is one of of the world's greatest estates. It offers 31 wines for sale in the of Mendoza to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top wine Mendoza
In the top 950 of of Argentina wines
In the top 850 of of Mendoza wines
In the top 20000 of red wines
In the top 30000 wines of the world

The wine region of Mendoza

Mendoza is by far the largest wine region in Argentina. Located on a high-altitude plateau at the edge of the Andes Mountains, the province is responsible for roughly 70 percent of the country's annual wine production. The French Grape variety Malbec has its New World home in the vineyards of Mendoza, producing red wines of great concentration and intensity. The province Lies on the western edge of Argentina, across the Andes Mountains from Chile.

News related to this wine

Argentina: Award-winning wines to celebrate Malbec World Day

This 17 April marks the 12th anniversary of Malbec World Day, a global initiative created by Wines of Argentina to celebrate the success of Argentina’s wine industry. Argentina is the main producing country of Malbec with more than 44,000 hectares planted across the country. Mendoza, Argentina’s most famous wine region, has become synonymous with Malbec and leads local production with 37,754 hectares cultivated (85% of the total vineyards). Now the 12th edition, Malbec World Day cele ...

Argentina harvest report 2022: ‘wines with excellent ageing potential’ 

The grapes have been picked and Argentina is able to file another successful harvest for 2022, to match the previous four years. However producers are reporting that 2022 was the most singular of recent vintages, with each region experiencing its own challenges. Mendoza ‘The 2021-2022 season reminds me of a good Hollywood movie,’ said Martín Kaiser, viticulturist at Doña Paula in Mendoza. ‘It certainly kept us entertained. Our hearts were in our mouths all the way through, but it had a great end ...

DBR Lafite CEO Jean-Guillaume Prats to step down

Jean-Guillaume Prats is set to leave the business around four years after being appointed CEO and president of Domaines Barons de Rothschild (DBR Lafite). A DBR Lafite spokesperson said Prats would leave before the end of the year, in order to ‘devote himself to his family business and to consulting’. Group chairwoman Saskia de Rothschild will take over the executive management of DBR Lafite as of December. Prats’ arrival at DBR Lafite was announced in November 2017 as part of a leadership ...

The word of the wine: Animal

Generic smell of aromatic families reminiscent of fur, game, musk, civet, amber and sometimes unpleasant smells of wet hair. The old books on tasting give as an example of animal aroma the belly of hare.

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