Our 2008 Petite Sirah is an inky, dark, fruit-forward wine with aromas of baked cherry pie, ripe
plum, marzipan, anise and allspice. On the palate it offers a wonderful balance of integrated, firm
tannins and crisp acidity with a soft, spicy and lingering finish.
This juicy red shows bright red berry and blackberry flavors that are balanced by thick, rustic tannins, with spice and cedar details and a touch of smokiness on the finish. Drink now through 2020.
Thirty years after first planting its vineyards, Girard continues to produce wine reflecting the quality that has made Napa Valley the most famous New World wine growing region in the world. Napa’s rise to fame was punctuated by a renaissance that began at the same time Girard was setting down its own roots.
Today, Girard is experiencing a similar rebirth of sorts. Longtime California vintner Pat Roney purchased the winery shortly after the new millenium.... View More