Great, thorough post on Syrah’s redefining direction from San Francisco restaurant Nopa’s blog

Copain Single Vineyard Syrah – Redefining Ripeness


More on why syrah suffers in the US

More on the state of Syrah: article by Eric Asimov from NYtimes

This is a great article on Syrah in the US and supports my opinion that Syrah grown in warmer climates can be just plain uninspiring.


The State of Syrah in California

California Syrah: article by Talia Baiocchi

This is a great article that talks about the current situation for Syrah is in California.  I like how the author shows that the bottoming out of the market for Syrah may actually, in the end, make for a better, more varietal correct wine.