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Tensley Colson Canyon Vineyard Syrah Santa Barbara County 2009

External Review by Premium Wine & Spirits:

Offers wonderful complexity, elegance and finesse, with a lively mix of ripe, vivid blueberry, wild berry and huckleberry flavors that are intense, full-bodied, focused and direct, ending with a subtle dash of berry fruit and fine-grained tannins. Drink now through 2018.

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Tensley:
Tensley Wines is a family owned and operated winery focusing on vineyard designated Syrah within Santa Barbara County. Established in 1998, the first release of Tensley totaled just 100 cases. In 2006, our production reached 3,300 cases and included seven single-vineyard Syrahs, the most in Santa Barbara County. Though we've grown in size, our philosophy has never changed - source the best ... Read more
Tensley Wines is a family owned and operated winery focusing on vineyard designated Syrah within Santa Barbara County. Established in 1998, the first release of Tensley totaled just 100 cases. In 2006, our production reached 3,300 cases and included seven single-vineyard Syrahs, the most in Santa Barbara County. Though we've grown in size, our philosophy has never changed - source the best fruit possible and let the vineyard speak for itself. For tasting and wine purchases, please call, order online, or stop by our tasting room. The Tensley Tasting Room is located in the scenic town of Los Olivos in the heart of Santa Barbara County wine country. In the same tasting room is Carina Cellars Wines, these Rhone style wines are also produced by Joey with the same degree of quality he gives to his own label. Read less

External Reviews for Tensley Colson Canyon Vineyard Syrah Santa Barbara County

External Review
Source: Premium Wine & Spirits
12/18/2011

Offers wonderful complexity, elegance and finesse, with a lively mix of ripe, vivid blueberry, wild berry and huckleberry flavors that are intense, full-bodied, focused and direct, ending with a subtle dash of berry fruit and fine-grained tannins. Drink now through 2018.


External Review
Source: Premium Wine & Spirits
12/18/2011

Displays gorgeous fruit, with a medley of wild berry, blackberry, huckleberry and boysenberry fruit that's pure, rich and intense, yet elegant, supple and refined. The fruit flavors are sustained on the finish, ending minerally, with fine-grained tannins. Drink now through 2017.



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