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2007 Stags' Leap Winery Petite Sirah
- Napa Valley
Community Tasting Notes 61
May 14, 2016 - deep purple. nose of dark fruit and leather. black raspberry and a hint of blueberry with underlying spice box. tannins fully resolved. overpriced.
hankj wrote: (91 points)
April 27, 2016 - This coming along really nicely - well-integrated now but still plenty of tannin and fruit. Different obviously, but has some of the character of mid-tier BDX with some age on it, some power but smooth too, some similarity in the arc of how the phenols are decomposing. Good now and this wine could go a while longer, resolve a little more and gain some earthier aspects.
OldwineinVT Likes this wine: (91 points)
January 31, 2016 - Color: Beautiful dark purple with thick viscous legs
Nose: Intense... lots of dark, ripe fruit. Spicy with black pepper; some tobacco and leather
Body/flavor: Full bodied; complex flavors of ripe dark fruit and blackberries; tannins present but not overwhelming. Despite 14.3% ABV, alcohol not apparent. Petite Sirah characteristics show through. Has time.
Finish: lingering aftertaste.
Paired with slow cooked, spicy brisket! Definitely matched the food!
Martin Ferland wrote: (91 points)
December 12, 2015 - En carafe 4 heures
Canoehead Does not like this wine: (85 points)
August 23, 2015 - The fruit is going already... not a wine for lying down for more than a couple of years IMO. Actually for $50Cdn there are better alternatives out there.
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- Vintage 2007
- Type Red
- Producer Stags' Leap Winery
- Varietal Petite Sirah
- Designation n/a
- Vineyard n/a
- Country USA
- Region California
- SubRegion Napa Valley
- Appellation Napa Valley
- UPC Code 089819045853
- Pending Delivery 3 (0%)
- In Cellars 859 (51%)
- Consumed 817 (49%)
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