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Switchback Ridge Petite Sirah Napa Valley Peterson Family Vineyard 1999

External Review by JJ Buckley Fine Wines:

The blockbuster 1999 Petite Sirah Peterson Family Vineyard is nearly impenetrable at present, but it does reveal extraordinary purity and depth of fruit. For those who have the patience to wait 7-10 y... Robert Parker. A Petite Sirah wine from California in USA. 1999 Switchback Ridge Petite Sirah Peterson Family Vineyard 750ml

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Switchback Ridge:
Switchback Ridge Wines are sourced exclusively from the Peterson Family Vineyard in Calistoga. The property has been in the Peterson family since 1914 and encompasses nearly 100 acres located at the mouth of Dutch Henry Canyon. For over 75 years the property was primarily maintained as a farm and plum orchard, with vines intermingled amongst the trees. In 1990, the orchards were replanted to vi... Read more
Switchback Ridge Wines are sourced exclusively from the Peterson Family Vineyard in Calistoga. The property has been in the Peterson family since 1914 and encompasses nearly 100 acres located at the mouth of Dutch Henry Canyon. For over 75 years the property was primarily maintained as a farm and plum orchard, with vines intermingled amongst the trees. In 1990, the orchards were replanted to vineyard, where there are currently 18 acres of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Petite Sirah vines, in addition to a three acre 50+ year old Petite Sirah block that John Peterson helped plant as a child. Read less

External Reviews for Switchback Ridge Petite Sirah Napa Valley Peterson Family Vineyard

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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
01/16/2009

The blockbuster 1999 Petite Sirah Peterson Family Vineyard is nearly impenetrable at present, but it does reveal extraordinary purity and depth of fruit. For those who have the patience to wait 7-10 y... Robert Parker. A Petite Sirah wine from California in USA. 1999 Switchback Ridge Petite Sirah Peterson Family Vineyard 750ml



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