TGIFunda Red Wine Grape Varietal: The Petit Verdot

July 1st, 2016

Funda a red wine grape varietal: The Petite Verdot

TGIFunda a red wine grape varietal winestars. June has been a long, cold and sometimes wet month, so why not bless yourself and try something special. Go away for the night, dress up and treat yourself to a nice dinner in a nice restaurant. Today’s funda a red grape varietal is the polished

PETITE VERDOT
(Pet-tea Ver-doh)

APPEARANCE
Really dark, with a blackish purple rim

SMELL
Peppery and spicy

TASTE
Rich, juicy and fragrant blackberry

ORIGIN
France

AGEING
Up to 10 years

FOOD PAIRING
Roasts, grills and casseroles

SERVING TEMPERATURE
Between 14-18ºC

SAMPLE
KWV petite verdot 2012
R280
14.3%
Glen Carlou verdot tannat 2011
14%
R195

Mood setting: Dinner at a hotel
Mood song: Kissey Asplund feat. Soliloquy – Move Me
Cheers Winefundis until next time
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