How Do You Pronounce 'Petit Verdot'?
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A Quick Overview Of Petit Verdot
Petit Verdot grapes are often grown to blend with Cabernet Sauvignon. It produces wines with dark, intense color, good perfume, and high tannin content. Petit Verdot tends to ripen late, sometimes too late for its intended use.
Petit Verdot is not often used as a varietal (wine made from one grape variety). It fits best with mature cheeses, and hearty meat dishes.