Elephant Hill

Hawke's Bay Syrah

8.920 ratings
9.07 pro ratings
Hawkes Bay, North Island, New Zealand
Syrah
Chicken, Turkey, Duck, Goose, Squash & Root Vegetables, Pork, Mushrooms, Shellfish, Cheddar & Gruyere, Meaty & Oily Fish, White Fish, Manchego & Parmesan, Cream Sauces
Top Notes For
Lucila Pescarmona

Winemaker Lagarde Wines

8.6

Lucila had this 6 years ago

Lucila had this 6 years ago

1 person found it helpfulDec 13th, 2014
Kyle Doucet-Walter

Who knew you could get Syrah like this in NZ... Black pepper, meaty, and still some red fruit shining through, great structure too.

Who knew you could get Syrah like this in NZ... Black pepper, meaty, and still some red fruit shining through, great structure too.

May 5th, 2015
Brash Higgins

Big pepper, juicy, bacon and still sweet fruited, yet balanced.. More bacon. Impressive NZ Syrah

Big pepper, juicy, bacon and still sweet fruited, yet balanced.. More bacon. Impressive NZ Syrah

Apr 14th, 2015
Amy Monroe

From Gimblett Gravels. Black raspberry, blueberry, anise, pepper. Proper Syrah with excellent lift.

From Gimblett Gravels. Black raspberry, blueberry, anise, pepper. Proper Syrah with excellent lift.

Feb 3rd, 2015
Brian Grech

Gravel and coffee.

Gravel and coffee.

Nov 29th, 2015
Brian Grech

Big fruit, but the high tannins keep it from being jammy.

Big fruit, but the high tannins keep it from being jammy.

Nov 15th, 2015
Michael Fox

Delicious. So complex for such a young wine!

Delicious. So complex for such a young wine!

Jul 18th, 2015
Amar Kairon

Excellent Syrah

Excellent Syrah

Apr 5th, 2015
Keith Crump

2012 good Syrah a lot of sweet spice and floral notes

2012 good Syrah a lot of sweet spice and floral notes

Jul 28th, 2016
Mariah Cochiolo

Mariah had this 5 years ago

Mariah had this 5 years ago

May 12th, 2015