Guenoc Lake County Petite Sirah has intense aromas of vanilla, licorice and baked blueberries. The wine full bodied, with melt in your mouth tannins and layers of spicy complexity. A refreshing acidity on the palate contributes to an extraordinary long finish which echoes the delicious flavors of ripe plum and sweet oak.
The 2014 vintage was another long and dry growing season. However, mild summer temperatures allowed the fruit to ripen to full maturity. Full-bodied and rich, their 2014 Petite Sirah boasts fruit-forward flavors of blueberry, red raspberry, and blackberry complemented by hints of soft clove, and cinnamon. Its velvety tannins and oak notes round out the palate, adding to the long finish of bright berry fruits and cocoa. Pair this wine with a juicy grilled burger, or spicy Italian sausage.
Our Petite Sirah delivers captivating aromas of dark berries and spices on the nose. Smooth and perceptively sweet on the entry, this wine has extremely full tannins that create a soft mouth feel. Intense blueberry and vanilla flavors linger on the bit rustic finish.
Guenoc California wines embody the independent spirit of famed actress and winery founder, Lillie Langtry, who defied the conventions of her time and forged her own path, becoming a Lake County vintner in 1888. The wines are fresh, vivacious, and distinctly California.