Category Archives: Petite Sirah

Carmen Gran Reserva Petite Sirah 2011

$15.99 Maipo Valley, Chile PLCB Code# 31957 Aromas of dark berries, earth and briar.  Dense wine with lots of blackberry and plum fruit, wood and tannin, . This wine is a bit rough at this time but it will probably … Continue reading

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Michael and David Phillips Petite Petit 2010

$15.99 Lodi, California PLCB Code# 13360 Another interesting offering with more asphalt, pepper, meaty, leathery characteristics is the big 2010 Petite Petit. A blend of 85% Petite Sirah and 15% Petit Verdot, it reveals some tannins lurking under the surface … Continue reading

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Flegenheimer Brothers Red 2010

$26.99 McLaren Vale, South Australia, Australia Chairman’s Selection PLCB Code# 46617 Very deep purple-black color with notes of creme de cassis, warm plums and dark chocolate with hints of licorice and fertile loam, the 2010 Reserve Red Wine is very … Continue reading

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Bogle Petite Sirah 2010

$12.99 California PLCB Code# 9257   Offers appealing and chewy notes of blackberry and blueberry, with touches of floral, spice and pepper. Drink now through 2020. –MW 86 Points Wine Spectator  Oct. 31, 2013   Layered aromas of creamy nougat, … Continue reading

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Concannon Captain Joe’s Petite Sirah 2007

$24.99 Livermore Valley, California PLCB Code #21056 Layers of plum and blackberry fruit combine with dark chocolate and creamy and slightly toasty oak. The finish is discretely smoky, creamy and of great length.  A serious yet approachable wine that showcases … Continue reading

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Concannon Conservancy Crimson and Clover 2009

Concannon Conservancy Crimson and Clover 2009   $11.99 Livermore Valley, California PLCB Code #36200 APPEARANCE: Clear garnet, pink to clear edges. Light pink legs! (That’s the Petite Sirah talking.) NOSE: Floral, Stargazer lilies, a little dust. TASTE: We decanted this … Continue reading

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Stag’s Leap Petite Syrah 2007

$19.99 Napa Valley, California PLCB Code# 13462 This is Stags’ Leap Winery, not Stags Leap Wine Cellars.  They are best known for their Petite Sirah, (which they call Petite Syrah).  Petite Sirah blended with Syrah (8%), Grenache (4%) and Viognier … Continue reading

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