List Page Learn About Content Graphic

Petit Verdot

Learn about Petit Verdot — taste profile, popular regions and more …

undefined, null

Producing full-bodied, rustic and deeply colored reds, Petit Verdot is one of the original Bordeaux varieties. Its bold structure, color and aromatics allow it to make a significant difference in Bordeaux Blends—even in modest amounts. While it isn’t planted in Bordeaux in great quantities anymore, it is showing a small revival in well-tended vineyards there. Petit Verdot can also produce phenomenal single-varietal wines in the hotter and drier subregions of California, Australia, South America and Washington State.

Tasting Notes for Petit Verdot

Petit Verdot is a dry, red wine. It has intriguing qualities of blackberry, plum, blueberry or black cherry as well as violets and dried sage. Thick skins result in a highly structured wine with tannins ranging from smooth to grainy.

Perfect Food Pairings for Petit Verdot

Roasted pork or grilled lamb kabobs, as well as barbeque and Mole dishes are wonderful. Hard and salty cheeses such as Pecorino, Manchego or aged cheddar can make fun pairings alongside Petit Verdot.

Sommelier Secrets for Petit Verdot

Petit Verdot finds a happy home also in some regions of Spain and Portugal. It is well regarded in Spain’s Castilla-La Mancha and Catalunya as well as in in Portugal’s Alentejo where it blends well with the regions' indigenous varieties.

Filter by
5 Items
5 Items
  • Opolo Petite Verdot 2004  Front Label
    Opolo Petite Verdot 2004
    Petit Verdot from Paso Robles, Central Coast, California
      0.0 0 Ratings
      Currently Unavailable $38.99
      Try the
      38 99
      38 99
      Save $0.00 (0%)
    • Vina Alicia Cuarzo Petit Verdot 2004 Front Label
      Vina Alicia Cuarzo Petit Verdot 2004
      Petit Verdot from Mendoza, Argentina
        0.0 0 Ratings
        Currently Unavailable $68.99
        Try the
        68 99
        68 99
        Save $0.00 (0%)
      • Ilsley Vineyards Pax Americana Petit Verdot 2004 Front Label
        Ilsley Vineyards Pax Americana Petit Verdot 2004
        Petit Verdot from Stags Leap District, Napa Valley, California
          0.0 0 Ratings
          Currently Unavailable $32.99
          Try the
          32 99
          32 99
          Save $0.00 (0%)
        • Au Bon Climat Clendenen Family Vineyards Petit Verdot 2004  Front Label
          Au Bon Climat Clendenen Family Vineyards Petit Verdot 2004
          Petit Verdot from Santa Maria Valley, Central Coast, California
            0.0 0 Ratings
            Currently Unavailable $19.99
            Try the
            19 99
            19 99
            Save $0.00 (0%)
          • Rutherford Hill Petit Verdot 2004 Front Label
            Rutherford Hill Petit Verdot 2004
            Petit Verdot from Napa Valley, California
              0.0 0 Ratings
              Currently Unavailable $43.99
              Try the
              43 99
              43 99
              Save $0.00 (0%)
            Sorry, we couldn't find any matches.

            Internet Explorer is no longer supported.
            Please use a different browser like Edge, Chrome or Firefox to enjoy all that Wine.com has to offer.

            It's easy to make the switch.
            Enjoy better browsing and increased security.

            Yes, Update Now
            Cheers to You!

            New customers: FREE Shipping on $49+. Code BFFREE

            FREE Shipping on $49+. Code BFFREE

            There was an error redeeming your code.

            *Order must be placed by 11/29/2020. Applies to standard shipping only. Order must be at least $49 excluding shipping and tax. Expedited shipping options may require an additional charge. Not applicable to Hawaii and Alaska orders. A standard shipping charge will appear at checkout but the promo code will credit an amount back so that you do not pay for shipping. Promotion does not apply to corporate orders. Not valid on Bordeaux Futures. Offer valid subject to state law limitations.

            Search for ""

            Processing Your Order...