Chip and Lainie got out of Europe (metaphorically, of course) and back to the states this week. Lainie found this HUGE Syrah, Petite Verdot blend from Santa Barbara. She experienced extreme nostalgia and Chip wondered at how such a juicy, fruit-forward wine could still have such structure.
Wine: Para Maria De Los Tecolotes (Please note that this link will take you to the 2019 vintage.)
Producer: Stolpman Vineyards
Country of origin: United States
Wine type: Red blend
Varietal: Syrah, Petite Verdot
Disclosures: We purchased this wine ourselves and did not receive it as a sample or gift. There are no affiliate links in this post.