Concannon Limited Release Petite Sirah 2004
Petite Sirah from Central Coast, California
Number 6 on the Wine.com 100 of 2007!
The 2004 Concannon Petite Sirah, Limited Release, Central Coast is a wine that has vibrant fruit aromas of black cherry and plum. This Petite Sirah is full bodied, yet it has a very mellow structure. With a hint of oak and vanilla on the palate, the finish on this wine is quite lasting and memorable.
Enjoy with teriyaki beef dishes and any wild game or organically raised red meat recipes.
A historic and once-famous Livermore winery, Concannon was bought and sold several times in the 1980's by large conglomerates that were purchasing each other. Each sale resulted in a loss of focus, and the brand suffered. In 1992 Eric Wente of Wente Vineyards saved it from the jaws of destruction by assembling a group of eight investors to buy the winery. However, Concannon Vineyard is a totally separate company in both ownership and... View More