2017 Lytton Estate Petite Sirah


Wine Information

94% Petite Sirah, 6% Zinfandel

94 Points – James Suckling, JamesSuckling.com
93 Points – Antonio Galloni, Vinous Media
92+ Points – Jeb Dunnuck, JebDunnuck.com
92 Points – Erin Brooks, The Wine Advocate


Dry Creek Valley

Alcohol By Volume


Deep dark purplish-black color, peppery, floral aromas. Full bodied with rich layered plum and fig fruit on the palate. Well coated tannins and a long minerally finish. JO (7/19)
Heavy winter rains replenished groundwater and gave the vines a much needed break from the drought. The petite sirah at Lytton Springs responded with a full crop. A series of very warm days in August, however, caused stress on the vines and a loss of twenty percent of the fruit. An adjacent block of zinfandel was included to soften tannins. This full- bodied petite sirah will be enjoyable over the next fifteen years.
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