Shop

Gift Certificates Available
Please call the Winery
(209) 245-6282

Temperature Notice

We cannot ship wine when temperatures are above 85 degrees. If you are placing an order and need your wine shipped during the summer heat, we do offer a temperature control option for $9. Please contact us directly,
209-245-6282 ext 301 to place your order.

2015 Petite Sirah, Salman Vineyards, Clarksburg | Item No. 15PSSA
2015 Petite Sirah, Salman Vineyards, Clarksburg | Item No. 15PSSA

2015 Petite Sirah, Salman Vineyards, Clarksburg
Item No. 15PSSA | In Stock - Ships in 3-5 Business Days

0 reviews & ratings
price $28.00
club price $23.80

You can Save 10% on this wine when you purchase 12 bottles!

Save even more when you Join the Wine Club!

Details

Comments

Have a Question?

2015 Petite Sirah, Salman Vineyards, Clarksburg

 

2015 PETITE SIRAH

 Enver & Joe Salman Vineyards

 

  The 2015 vintage has a deep purple color with a bit of a magenta edge. The aroma and bouquet play equal roles in this wine; the bouquet is that of toasted oak with notes of vanilla and dark chocolate and just a whiff of smoke. The aromas of boysenberry, blackberry and marionberry jam are deep and dense without turning earthen. The flavors are juicy and succulent with loads of black currant and creamy sweet oak. The mature fully integrated tannins express themselves as a rich viscous texture that leads to a lingering finish that seems to go on forever. In 2015 the wine has an intensity and smooth richness that we haven’t seen in years. This is not a Petite Sirah to cellar, but rather to enjoy tonight with a grilled steak or braised short ribs, on second thought, the tannins are so soft and smooth you could drink this wine by itself and find it immensely satisfying.

 

   Petite Sirah was once an unheralded blending variety. Rarely mentioned, its inclusion in a blend often provided the color, depth and the backbone for many red wines from California. Today, finally, Petite Sirah is enjoying a bit of the respect it deserves.  More California vintners are offering a varietal Petite Sirah than ever before. The Petite Sirah category in most wine competitions now have dozens of wines when at the turn of the millennium there were but a hand full.  It is a pleasure to see this attention paid to Petite Sirah, not just because it is our best selling varietal, but because Petite Sirah deserves it. Production techniques have advanced to the point where, as vintners, we can deliver the tremendous depth of flavor and character of Petite Sirah without the mouth gripping tannins historically associated with this variety. I think this plays a major role in Petite Sirah’s growing popularity. 

  
 

Suggested Retail Price: $28.00

Wine Club Price: $23.80

Add a Review

Comments & Ratings

Be the First to Rate this Item.
Write a Review

Have a Question?

Fill out the form below to have one of our associates contact you with answers to your questions about this item.

Name:
Phone Number:
Email:
Message:
Submit Request
Your privacy is important to us. We do NOT share your information.
See our Privacy Policy for details.

Suggested Items

There are No Suggested Items at this time.
Close
2015 Petite Sirah, Salman Vineyards, Clarksburg | Item No. 15PSSA
Just Added:

2015 Petite Sirah, Salman Vineyards, Clarksburg

Price:
Reg. Price: $28.00
Quantity:
Total:
items in cart
Cart Total: