Petite Sirah

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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.

Primary Flavors

  • Sugar Plum

  • Blueberry

  • Dark Chocolate

  • Black Pepper

  • Black Tea

Taste Profile

  • Dry
  • Full Body
  • High Tannin
  • Medium Acidity
  • Over 15% ABV


  • Serving Temp Room
    60–68°F / 16–20°C
  • Glass TypeUniversal
  • Decant 1 Hour
  • Ageability10+ years
  • Avg Price $30.00

Food Pairing

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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