LangeTwins Family Winery and Vineyards, Petit Verdot Petite Sirah 2013, Dutra & River Ranch Vineyards, California
Tasting Note: An interesting blend of red fruit that is low in alcohol for the region.
Ruby to purple in color this petit verdot and petite sirah red blend has a nose of cranberry, red cherry, raisins and vanilla baking spice.
On the palate the wine is soft with integrated medium tannin.
Bottle Note: Dutra & River Ranch Vineyards. Two vineyards from two appellations; the petit verdot located on 17.39 acres within the River Ranch vineyard in the Lodi appellation, whereas the 42.04 acre block of petite sirah was planted in 2005 in the Clarksburg appellation. Petit Verdot – 53%. Petite Sirah – 47%.
Tasted: LangeTwins Family Winery and Vineyards Tasting Room, Acampo, California
Tasted Date: April 16, 2016