While walking through the village of St. Émilion yesterday, I came across one of the few wine shops opened on a Sunday during the “off season”. Understanding allocations of Ch. Pétrus are hard to come by, I was honestly a bit surprised to see several retail stores selling it (again, there weren’t that many stores opened to begin with).
So, given this information, I draw the simple conclusion that if you’re looking to buy a bottle of Ch. Pétrus, just come to St. Émilion and be prepared to open your wallet.
Here’s the price list—again, per bottle—at one wine shop for several vintages (note: prices are in Euros “ht” or hors taxes = taxes excluded):