Penumbra Petite Sirah Petit Verdot (2010)

It has been awhile since I took a sip of wine and did a retake. . .like, “wait, need another sip!” This was one of those nights. I opened this bottle and tasted while cooking dinner for one (Tom is out of town) and it made me sit up and take notice. It is splendid! Inky black color, understated nose but huge taste. Full of fruit with subtle spice and chewy tannins. I really love this!

I am making a steak stirfry with my local cow, local broccoli and tomatoes and whatever else I have in my refrigerator. It is me and the Wall Street Journal (and this delicious wine) for dinner tonight. Cheers!

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One Response to “Penumbra Petite Sirah Petit Verdot (2010)”

  1. mary Says:

    Hi I have recently had a bottle of this wine andf felt the same way. someone (unknown) brought it to a graduation party and can’t seem to find it anywhere, local liquor stores don’t know it either. i live in the greater boston area and i can not find this wine anywhere. Can u suggest anything.


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