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Delectus Winery 2008 Petite Sirah

The nose has good weight. Thick and chewy like a plum reduction. The nose is perfuming and earthy with hints of saw dust, oak and horse radish root. Eventually evolving into a meaty jerky, it's a noseful! This intense, massive and chewy wine should come with a warning label!

 Producer Delectus Winery
 Region Napa Valley
 Country United States
 Varietals Petite Sirah
 Vintage 2008

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About the Producer

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Delectus Winery

St. Helena, California, United States St. Helena, California, United States

With passion and a commitment to hard work Linda and Gerhard Reisacher launched Delectus Winery in 1995. Delectus is a small family-owned winery that handcrafts luxury red wines from select vineyards throughout Napa Valley and Knights Valley. We produce 4500 cases annually of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot,...

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