PETITE SIRAH

black grape variety


SYNONYM

durif (France, Australia)


VINE

late budding

mid to late ripening

susceptible to trunk diseases

susceptible to botrytis bunch rot


WINE

deep colour

medium acidity

medium to high tannins

medium to high alcohol

full body

medium to pronounced intensity

blackcurrant, prune, black pepper


REGIONS

Victoria, Australia

Inland Valleys, United States

Sierra Foothills, United States

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