Ballentine 2008 Estate Grown Petit Verdot (St. Helena) Review

Petit Verdot from St. Helena US

Review Score: 91
Winery: Ballentine
Grape: Petit Verdot
Designation: Estate Grown
Vintage: 2008
Province: California
Region: St. Helena Napa

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Our Review

Tough and hard, with a big, leathery mouthfeel and a lot of high alcohol that renders it almost syrupy. A good, authoritative wine, but a bit disjointed and unbalanced, with a tough mouthfeel.