2018 Petit Verdot

Located east of Napa, Mt. George Vineyard is the site of one of the first grape plantings in the valley in the 19th century.  The volcanic shale and tufa produce Petit Verdot with aromas of purple fruit and flowers, firm acidity, and a slight, chewy tannin.

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SKU: PVG187
2018 Petit Verdot
Wine Profile
Tasting Notes
Aromas and flavors of candied cherry, ripe raspberry, and strawberry with an herbaceous twist. Accents of crushed violets, slate, cocoa, and anise. Tannins are well integrated, resulting in a well-balanced wine.
Food Pairing Notes
Cheese Pairing Recommendation: Asiago or Tomme. Food Recipe Recommendation: Penne All'Amatriciana - recipe on silveradovineyards.com/recipes
Wine Specs
Vintage
2018
Varietal
Petit Verdot
Vineyard Designation
Mt. George Vineyard, Coombsville
Harvest Date
October 23 & 26, 2018
Sugar
23.2
Acid
5.65 g/L
pH
3.54 pH
Aging
13 months barrel age in 36% new French oak
Bottling Date
June 2020
Alcohol %
14.1