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Berton Vineyards

Berton Vineyards
2021 Metal Label, Petite Sirah, Riverina

Pair this wine with:
Beef Vegetables

Category: Petite Sirah

Date Tasted:
Country: Australia
Alcohol: 14% RS: 0.50%
88 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$13
Best Buy

Berton Vineyards
2021 Metal Label, Petite Sirah, Riverina

Pair this wine with:
Beef Vegetables

Category: Petite Sirah

Date Tasted:
Country: Australia
Alcohol: 14% RS: 0.50%
Garnet black color. Aromas and flavors of blackberry, loganberry, cocoa, and artificial strawberry in cola with a supple, soft, dry medium body and a warming, interesting, medium-length finish conveying notes of sour cherry, tart grape, and peppered chocolate with drying tannins and a suggestion of oak flavor. Interesting black fruits and good structure make this a very food friendly wine.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Spicy & Complex
Aroma Aroma: blackberry, loganberry, cocoa, and artificial strawberry in cola
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with notes of sour cherry, tart grape, and peppered chocolate
Sweetness Sweetness: Dry
Enjoy Enjoy: Now with food
Recipes Pairing: Pot Roast, Steak & Potatoes, Beef Stew
Bottom Line Bottom Line: Interesting black fruits and good structure make this a very food friendly wine.

The Importer

Cabernet Corporation

The Importer
285 Bel Marin Keys Blvd., Suite K
Novato, CA 94949
USA
1 415-884-9000

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Petite Sirah

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Serve in a Zinfandel Wine Glass
Petite Sirah, which is also spelled as Petite Syrah (or even Petit Sirah) is a California red wine with deep color, rich tannins and a good deal of spice. While a few medium and larger-sized producers in California make Petite Sirah, most examples are from smaller artisan producers. These vintners often emphasize the chocolate and plum flavors as well as the chewy tannins.

As these wines are rugged in nature, these often need a few years after release before they are in ideal drinking condition; five to seven years is generally an ideal time frame for best consumption. Pair Petite Sirah with such foods as grilled lamb, pork roasts, stews and game.