2019 Petite Sirah Teldeschi Vineyard

2019 Petite Sirah Teldeschi Vineyard

Dark and inky, the color of this wine delivers on the promise of the intense aromatics to follow. Candied violet, pie crust, and black licorice are balanced by notes of fresh plum. The palate is luxurious and firm yet carries intriguingly smooth tannins. 

The Vineyard

Nestled in the heart of Dry Creek Valley, Ray Teldeschi’s meticulous vineyard grows highly sought after grapes. His reputation as a remarkable farmer shows in the fruit quality. The vineyard follows an easterly slope up to the bench land, one level above the valley floor, with volcanic boomer series soil that contributes a signature spice to much of Ray’s fruit. Southern exposure guarantees plenty of sunlight and the valley’s warm days followed by cool nights result in perfect conditions for red varietals such as Petite Sirah.

Details

Varietals

Petite Sirah

AVA
Type
Red
Varietal
Petite Sirah
Region
California
Appellation
Dry Creek Valley
Vintage
2019
Vineyards
Teledeschi Vineyard
Technical
Aging
30% New Oak, 22 months in barrel
Alcohol
14.4%
pH
3.58
Production
Harvest Date
2019-10-10
Bottling Date
2021-06-07
Cases Produced
332
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