This wine is our classic PETS with big and
dark purple color, and very generous with
ripe fruit. It is a rich, pomegranate scented
monster of a wine which packs a punch
yet finishes soft, with concentrated plum,
blueberry and supple tannins. The finish
is generous and fires on all cylinders, fruit,
color, concentration and silky oak tannins
at the end.
Our Petite Sirah is versatile and pairs well with
most everything, not unlike Cabernet. The Syrah
parentage allows for more rustic food selections
such as smoked duck, lamb and various sausages
as well as classic cassoulet.
Vinum Cellars is a collaboration of winemakers Richard Bruno and Chris Condos, who first became friends while they were students at UC Davis. They share a long standing passion for Chenin Blanc and fondness for the more obscure grape varieties. After graduation, Chris went to work for Pine Ridge as Enologist, and Richard went to Bonny Doon as their distiller. Shortly after, their friendship was solidified over Chenin Blanc with the creation of their first... View More