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
If God invented a better food pairing than petite sirah and steely ribeye, she has not yet revealed it to me.
"All Things Agrarian"
“the highest rating I’ve ever given a Petite Sirah”
“Aratas…beautifully sculpted wine” Editors’ Choice
Difficult decision… from 2700 wines… “Best in Class” goes to Aratas 2016 Petite Sirah
The Aratás wines are dark and seductive, with sensuous textures that nevertheless feel built for the cellar.
"Napa Valley's Petite Conversion"
2018 American Masters of Petite Sirah
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
“Editor’s Pick” “Top Rhones from California” 2010 Napa Valley Petite Sirah