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2017 Desert Wind Petit Verdot

Petit Verdot, known for its rich color and robust tannins, is one of the classic Bordeaux varietals. This Petit Verdot, however, is made to stand on its own to showcase the rich and bold flavor of the varietal. The grapes were fermented in open top bins with twice daily punch downs, with 10 days of skin contact, and then aged for 17 months in barrel utilizing some French oak to complement the wine. This is a bold wine with robust tannins and notes of plum, blackberry, lilac, and mocha.
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$420.00 per Case
 
 Desert Wind Winery Vineyard, Wahluke Slope, WA | Harvested on November 1st, 2017 | Cases: 147
91% Petit Verdot, 6% Cabernet Sauvignon, 2% Syrah, 1% Merlot
Open top bins with twice daily punch downs, 8 days of skin contact. . Ages 17 months in French oak
Alcohol 14.24 % | TA 0.54 g/100ml | pH 3.72-R.S.:<0.18%

Vineyard Designation

Desert Wind

Wine Profile

Vintage 2017
Wine Style Red Wine
Size 750 ml