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Petite Sirah

Petite Sirah Wine Details
Price: $22.00 per bottle

Description: Curiously aloof, this vintage of Petite Sirah stands alone. Sophisticated with essence of black cherries, spices and firm tannins, let the confidence rub off on you and pursue your passions!

Varietal Definition
Petite Sirah:
Petite Sirah is the same as the French variety known as Durif, a cross of Peloursin, with the true Syrah. A French nurseryman, Dr. Fran├žois Durif, propagated the grape trying for resistance to powdery mildew and named it after himself, in the 1870s. Petite Sirah has long been an important blending grape, prized primarily for its deep color and fairly intense tannin. It is the variety most often chosen to blend into Zinfandel for added color, complexity, body, and to tone down the tendency of Zins toward "jammy" fruit.


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