More Vintages and Sizes of Cheval Blanc - Petit Cheval:

Recommended For You

Loading, please wait...
2005 Cheval Blanc - Petit Cheval 750ml
2005 Cheval Blanc - Petit Cheval
France - Bordeaux - St Emilion
Red / Bordeaux Blend
2005 Cheval Blanc - Petit Cheval
This wine is currently sold out.
You can also bid on this wine. Contact us to learn how.
Professional Reviews


International Wine Cellar Author: Stephen Tanzer Issue: Issue 126

(55% merlot and 45% cabernet franc) Good deep red-ruby color. Currant, smoke and chocolate on the nose, with hints of shoe polish and licorice. Juicy and lively in the mouth, with firm acidity and a solid tannic spine. A bit youthfully austere today, but finishes with noteworthy persistence. Very promising for this second wine.

Professional content appears courtesy of Vinfolio


Wine Advocate Author: Robert Parker Issue: 170

Readers should take note of the estate's second wine, the delicious, up-front, Cheval-like Le Petit Cheval. The 2005 may be the finest example of this cuvee yet produced. Lastly, readers should be aware that the owners of Cheval Blanc recently purchased the nearby La Tour du Pin Figeac, so they now have another 20-acre vineyard which they hope to bring up to an exciting level of quality.

Professional content appears courtesy of Vinfolio


Wine Spectator Author: James Suckling

Has a gorgeous nose of blackberry, sweet tobacco and green olive. Medium- to full-bodied, with seamless tannins and a long, pretty finish. Needs a little more concentration to be outstanding. Already very enjoyable. The second wine of Cheval-Blanc.

Professional content appears courtesy of Vinfolio

Community Reviews


Stephen G41 Trust Rating: 96 Tasted On: 11/03/2013


johnswu Trust Rating: 92 Tasted On: 05/23/2013

Consumed @ THE VOL 94 in Pasadena. Strong initial flavor, but lacking something in the middle. Tastes the same caliber as cheaper $30 Bordeaux wines. Will never buy Petit Cheval again considering its inflated price.


NC Trust Rating: 96 Tasted On: 11/20/2012 Drink Dates: 2013-2025

This wine is getting really good although the RP rating is not terrific. We like it a lot!

Corporate Office1890 Bryant St, Ste 208San Francisco, CA

Napa Warehouse644 Hanna Dr, Ste EAmerican Canyon, CA 94503

Get early access to new arrivals and special offers

Online auctions operated by Vinfolio, Inc. in accordance with CA ABC Act Section 23355.1(d) and Section 2328 of the CA Commercial Code. © 2004-2014 Vinfolio

Forgotten password
Enter your email and we will send you
your password