submitted by Christine Brown
Sirah is a cross between 2 other red grapes : Syrah and Peloursin.
Sirah is also called Durif.
Sirah mainly grow in California and in Australia.
Originally from France, the grape is not used there
Sirah gives dark wine with flavors of black pepper.
- notice the Y instead of the I - is a popular and
traditional red grape from the Rhone Valley in France.
This red grape is called Shiraz in Australia, South
Africa and sometimes in the US.
gives full body and powerful wine, able to mature
and age for a long time with flavors of chocolate
and black berry.
is originally a red grape from the Rhone Valley but
could not find any more there. It still grows in
a few vineyards in California and Australia.
more about Syrah
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