The “Top Petites of 2015”
2018 American Masters of Petite Sirah
“Aratas…beautifully sculpted wine” Editors’ Choice
“Best in Class”
Sunset International Wine Competition2014, 2015 & 2017
The Aratás wines are dark and seductive, with sensuous textures that nevertheless feel built for the cellar.
"Napa Valley's Petite Conversion"
Millennials are searching for wines with character and authenticity. Petite Sirah is a rare gem on many wine lists; its elusive allure is drawing fans in search of something genuine, intrinsically all- American and independent in spirit. Those who strive to be unique are searching for wines like Petite.
VintnerAratas WineryNapa, CA
…By invitation only, Double-Gold honors a wine when every judge agrees. “Double Gold” 2013 Aratas Shake Ridge Ranch
Difficult decision… from 2700 wines… “Best in Class” goes to Aratas 2016 Petite Sirah
The 2017 Chardonnay leaps from the glass with scents of ripe apricot, lemon meringue and honeycomb…
“the highest rating I’ve ever given a Petite Sirah”