Durif, more commonly known as Petite Sirah, was first created in the 1880s by Francois Durif, a botanist at the University of Montpelier.A cross between Syrah and the French grape Peloursin, Durif originated in the Isere region of southeastern France and was originally called Petite Sirah by farmers due to the smallness of its berries when compared to Syrah grapes.
Our 2007 Durif has a strong tannin structure with rich and robust flavors. It is a dark and brooding wine that will pair well with food. Originally released only to the wine club this small production wine is no longer available.Total Alcohol: 15%
Time in Barrel: 28 months
Clonal blend: 100% Durif