Robert Parker 94
Opaque ruby-black in color, the 2021 Petite Syrah Pesenti Vineyard begins with deep cassis aromas that take time to unwind to tobacco, charcuterie and coffee tones. The full-bodied palate features loads of floral fruit and pleasantly chewy tannins, and it has just enough rounded acidity to lift the finish.
Anticipated maturity: 2025-2035
The 2021 Petite Syrah Pesenti Vineyard is another riveting wine in this range. Paso Robles Petite has rarely been so compelling. A huge bouquet melds into inky dark fruit, spice, leather, blackberry jam and chocolate. Unreal depth and explosive energy make for an absolutely thrilling Petite that dazzles from start to finish
Anticipated maturity: 2026-2041