Nearly black in color, the 2001 Petite Syrah, is redolent of blackberry, anise, sweet plum, cola, chestnut, and black pepper. The mouthfeel is supple and full-bodied, with seamless layers of flavor that mingle raspberry, black currant, chocolate and blueberry with sweet vanilla and brown spice. Enjoy it now or cellar for up to ten years.
|On one of California’s earliest wine estates, a unique terroir and ideal microclimate support a classical standard of viticulture, land use, and winemaking that is as relevant today as it was over a century ago.
An intimate valley within the greater Napa Valley, Stags’ Leap is a place of natural beauty, storied buildings and gardens, a lively history, and a reputation for elegant wines showing finesse and intensity.