Shannon Ridge is dedicated to crafting luscious, fruit-driven wines that express the distinct characteristics of wine grapes grown in Lake County, California. The grapes for this wine were grown in high elevation, mountain vineyards at up to 2,400 feet. The picturesque vineyards overlook Clear Lake, one of the oldest lakes in North America and Californias largest freshwater lake.
The Shannon Ridge 2012 High Elevation Petite Sirah has colors of black plum and garnet.
Aromas of ripe black fruits, espresso bean and sweet vanilla. Flavors of blueberry pie, cracked pepper and toffee notes lead to a mouth coating, rich and balanced finish.
Total Acidity: 0.60
Residual Sugar: 0.45
Composition/Blend: 100% Petite Sirah
Appellation: Lake County
Barrels: American oak
Time in Barrels: 18 months
Cases Produced: 5,000