Posts Tagged Andrew Murray

2008 Andrew Murray ‘Espérance’ Red Blend, Central Coast

Young purple/plum hue. This is a classic GSM (Grenache, Syrah, Mourvedre) blend. The nose offers up perfumed floral components, syrupy blackberry and currant fruit, and a high spice note. In the mouth, concentrated blue and black fruits are deftly... Read more

2008 Andrew Murray Syrah ‘Tous Les Jours,’ Central Coast

The toasty oak leaps from the glass, followed by black fruits and a dash of white pepper. Soft and supple in the mouth and through to the finish. Varietally true and ready to enjoy... or cellar a couple of years to let the fruit and oak marry. Pair... Read more

2006 Andrew Murray ‘Purple Haze’ Red Blend, Central Coast

Youthful black/purple color. The addition of 10% Viognier adds a rose-petal perfume to the black berry fruits of the Syrah. In the mouth, it picks up a milk chocolate creaminess, as well as some crushed black pepper. It paired well with a mixed... Read more

2006 Andrew Murray ‘This Is Eleven’ Red Wine, Central Coast

Light plum color shows some separation along the edge. The nose is a bit rustic, with fleshy plums, cherries and brown spices. An intriguing note of roses pops in and out. Soft on the palate, where the brown spice and sweet fruit puree follow... Read more