2017 Petite Sirah, Sierra Foothills
This Sierra Foothills Petite Sirah is concentrated and rich, with luscious flavors of blackberry, plum, and caramel.
18 months in oak, 25% new, 75% neutral
open top, whole berry
Double Gold – 2021 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition; Double Gold – 2021 El Dorado County Fair Open Wine Competition; Silver – 2021 TEXSOM International Wine Awards
Ursa Vineyards is the California outpost of Bending Branch Winery, where winemaker Greg Stokes makes both our Ursa collection and the Bending Branch California portfolio.
Food Pairing Notes
Smoky grilled butterflied leg of lamb with rosemary, garlic, and thyme compliments the fruity richness and herbal notes of our Petite Sirah.
The foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains embrace about 200 small wineries and more than 6,000 acres of vines. Ursa is near Placerville, California.