A star in any cellar. dark as night has that classic meaty Petit Syrah aroma supported by loads of dark berry fruit, Howell Mountain pepper and rich grippingb tannin. It is big, robust wine destined to live a long life; taste it now and again in 30 years so you can say, "I knew it when..."
Petite Sirah pairs well with venison, couscous, medium and hard cow cheese, medium and hard sheep cheese
About the Varietal:
Zinfandel's fruit intensity and firm acidity enable the wine to pair brilliantly with a broad range of foods and dishes; from casual-rustic-nostalgic foods (pizza, ribs, sausage, meatloaf, hamburgers) to masterpieces of international cuisine (particularly those involving lamb, game, duck, and beef).