The winery's first varietal bottling of Petit Verdot comes from Phinny Hill Vineyard in the Horse Heaven Hills. It's lightly aromatic with notes of peat, freshly tilled soil, and cherry. It shows all of the variety's brawn with dry, grainy tannins.
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