Petit Sirah is loved for its deeply colored wines with rich black fruit flavors and bold tannins. The grape related to Syrah and the rare French grape, Peloursin. The French call it "Durif" but this wine is rare outside of California.
- Body: Full
- Sweetness: Dry
- Tannin: High
- Acidity: Medium
- Alcohol: Over 15% ABV
Given the wines sometimes aggressive tannins, Petite Sirah will do well matched with fat and umami – be it steaks from the grill or a plate of beef stroganoff.
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