Concannon Petite Sirah 2004

Concannon Petite Sirah 2004Excellence in Learning AwardsWe held the 2007 Excellence in Learning Awards last night at the Innovations in Learning Conference. It was a lot of fun.

A lot of times at a busy social event you don’t even taste the wine you’re drinking (or the wines served are so bland that there’s not much to taste). But one of the wines served last night was a Concannon Petite Sirah 2004. Even in the midst of the hubbub, its excellent taste shined through. It was delicious: tannic with jammy, plummy fruit and a rich, full body. A great example of a wine with a lot of fruit taste that is also dry so that it’s definitely not a fruit bomb. A really nice wine. (It’s over $10 but it seems to be under $20 and worth it.)

One Response to “Concannon Petite Sirah 2004”

  1. Wines » Concannon Limited Release Petite Sirah 2005 Says:

    […] “not at all my style” and suggesting that it smelled like a purple magic marker. Ouch. Tom and Melody liked it a lot more: “It was delicious: tannic with jammy, plummy fruit and a rich, full […]


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