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Optimus Paso Robles Syrah Blend

9.313 ratings
9.73 pro ratings
Paso Robles, Central Coast, California, USA
Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Verdot
Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Pasta, Venison, Tomato-Based, Potato, Pork, Chocolate & Caramel, White Rice, Mushrooms, Beef, Lamb, Chili & Hot Spicy, Baking Spices, Exotic Spices, Chicken, Herbs, Turkey, Hard Cheese, Pungent Cheese, Onion, Soft Cheese, Duck, Beans & Peas
Top Notes For
Sue Mohle

Big and rich with loads of smoke and fire, cassis and pomegranate

Big and rich with loads of smoke and fire, cassis and pomegranate

Sep 20th, 2015
Arty Veee

wow, paired great with the filet! It's great by itself! thanks LC!

wow, paired great with the filet! It's great by itself! thanks LC!

Sep 6th, 2015
Chris New

amazing #pasorobles

Oct 14th, 2013
Alex Christian

Opened it and let sit for 3 hours...tasting phenomenal...pretty big and bold. Smoked Strawberry nose with smooth front palate and silky high end Mercedes Benz type finish ...recommend opening the 2007 in the next 6-12 months

Opened it and let sit for 3 hours...tasting phenomenal...pretty big and bold. Smoked Strawberry nose with smooth front palate and silky high end Mercedes Benz type finish ...recommend opening the 2007 in the next 6-12 months

Nov 4th, 2017
Adrien

Dates, menthol, mesquite black cherry currant, oak carries the mouthfeel and matches with youthful tannins despite more mature secondary fruit preserve flavors

Dates, menthol, mesquite black cherry currant, oak carries the mouthfeel and matches with youthful tannins despite more mature secondary fruit preserve flavors

Jan 30th, 2017
Manny Abascal

Big

Jul 16th, 2016
Kevin Fitzpatrick

Huge alcohol masked by great fruit. Amazingly balanced monster.

Huge alcohol masked by great fruit. Amazingly balanced monster.

Feb 3rd, 2016
Jeannie Cuan

2007 Optimus. Silky & soft on the palate.

2007 Optimus. Silky & soft on the palate.

Jun 6th, 2015
Jeff Hollinden

Bold and racy, lots of tannins, great with a big juicy steak!

Bold and racy, lots of tannins, great with a big juicy steak!

Mar 9th, 2014
Katie Ryan

Katie had this a year ago

Katie had this a year ago

Sep 15th, 2019