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petite sirah

noun, often capitalized P & S petite si·rah \-sə-ˈrä\

Definition of petite sirah

  1. :  a dry red wine of spicy fruitiness made from a grape grown chiefly in California; also :  the grape



Variants of petite sirah

also

petite syrah

\-sə-ˈrä\

Origin and Etymology of petite sirah

French petite syrah, literally, little syrah (a grape variety)


First Known Use: 1948


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