Picked at the peak of ripeness, this rustic varietal shows off dark fruits of blackberry, blueberry, and hints of cranberry, black pepper, cedar, warm spices, and toasty vanilla notes come out after aging this wine in a combination of French and American oak for 6 months. - Winemaker Notes
91 points - Wilfred Wong of Wine.com
"The 2019 Shannon Ridge High Elevation Collection Petite Sirah is focused and nicely structured on the palate. TASTING NOTES: This wine excels with aromas and flavor of black fruit and pleasing grapeiness. Pair it with grilled lamb chops." (Tasted: June 11, 2022, San Francisco, CA)
90 points - Wine Enthusiast
"Quite ripe and jammy, this deeply colored wine also sports nicely integrated tannins that balance the intense blueberry and blackberry flavors. Being relatively smooth and polished for the varietal,"