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Mount Riley Syrah 2016 Bottle Mount Riley Syrah 2016

Marlborough, New Zealand
535856

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Oldenburg Vineyards Syrah 2012, Wo Stellenbosch Bottle Oldenburg Vineyards Syrah 2012, Wo Stellenbosch

Stellenbosch, South Africa
443457

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Waterkloof Circumstance Syrah 2012, Wo Stellenbosch Bottle Waterkloof Circumstance Syrah 2012, Wo Stellenbosch

Stellenbosch, South Africa
455782

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Carabantes Syrah 2012 Bottle Carabantes Syrah 2012

Aconcagua Valley, Chile
524785

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Syrah

Shiraz and Syrah are one and the same grape. The name Shiraz became popular for this grape variety in Australia, where it has long been established as one of the most widely grown varieties. Syrah is grown in many countries and is primarily used to produce powerful red wines, which enjoy great popularity in the marketplace, relatively often under the synonym Shiraz. Syrah is used both for varietal wines and in blended wines, where it can be both the major and minor component. It is called Syrah in its country of origin, France, as well as in the rest of Europe, Argentina, Chile, Uruguay, and most of the United States. The name Shiraz for this grape variety is also commonly used in South Africa and Canada.