The 2017 Chardonnay leaps from the glass with scents of ripe apricot, lemon meringue and honeycomb…
Difficult decision… from 2700 wines… “Best in Class” goes to Aratas 2016 Petite Sirah
We all know that some whopping wine prices are based on reputation and scarcity. In a tasting like ours [Aratas] the true cream rises to the top
…By invitation only, Double-Gold honors a wine when every judge agrees. “Double Gold” 2013 Aratas Shake Ridge Ranch
The “Top Petites of 2015”
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
The Aratás wines are dark and seductive, with sensuous textures that nevertheless feel built for the cellar.
"Napa Valley's Petite Conversion"
“Aratas…beautifully sculpted wine” Editors’ Choice
The top ranked Petite Sirah- first place winner Aratas Wine… a beautiful example of 100% Petite Sirah
If God invented a better food pairing than petite sirah and steely ribeye, she has not yet revealed it to me.
"All Things Agrarian"