Northwest Wine: Petit verdot a rare delight in Washington

Usually used in blends, the bold grape is getting a starring role in some spectacular wines.

The Barrister Winery 2014 Dionysus Vineyard Petit Verdot from historic Sagemoor Vineyards is among this year’s most decorated wines from the Pacific Northwest. (Photo by Andy Perdue/Great Northwest Wine)

The Barrister Winery 2014 Dionysus Vineyard Petit Verdot from historic Sagemoor Vineyards is among this year’s most decorated wines from the Pacific Northwest. (Photo by Andy Perdue/Great Northwest Wine)

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