Pirramimma Petit Verdot 2005, Mclaren Vale, South Australia

Petit Verdot Petit Verdot
Australia

$24.95 (986752)

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  • Drink Now Or Cellar
  • 8989
89 pts
11
July 10, 2010

Critic Reviews (9)

Gord Stimmell
Gord Stimmell

Another lush gush of fruit from a petit verdot pioneer in Oz. Big coconut, blackberry and violets nose, with lavish...

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Vintages
Vintages

Good colour still with red nuances; blackberry, blackcurrant, bitter chocolate, with a sweet fruit core. Drink...

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Winecurrent
Winecurrent

Twenty-year-old vines and Australia's largest producer of this varietal coalesce in a medium- to full-bodied and...

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Rod Phillips
Rod Phillips

Pirramimma’s petit verdot has become a classic among the small number of producers that bottle petit verdot as a...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

Pirramimma has developed a following for this deeply coloured, difficult-to-ripen, high acid Bordeaux variety. I...

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Megan Victor
Megan Victor

Very deep intense purple colour. Spicy, plummy, sandalwood nose with some red pepper notes. Firm, dry, medium-full...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Hardly subtle, this PV has big, oaky, spicy, mint-eucalyptus, black fruit and melted butter aromas, and a massive...

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John Stewart
John Stewart

Hardly subtle, this PV has big, oaky, spicy, mint-eucalyptus, black fruit and melted butter aromas, and a massive...

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Ted Able
Ted Able

Fresh acidity, supple tannins, good balance, sweet fruit, chocolate-covered cherries, fresh vanilla bean, medium-long...

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Community Reviews (2)

Michael Chow
Michael Chow

Dec 2012-holding nicely; peaking now; breathed 2 hrs; perfectly balanced, nice chocolatey finish.

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Marcel Legault
Marcel Legault

Drink now w/ heavy tomato sauce

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