France: Bordeaux: Cotes de Blaye
85% Merlot, 15% Cabernet
MEDIUM-FULL BODIED, BLACK FRUIT, COCOA, BAKING SPICE, OAK
The grapes come from their oldest vines. A beautiful dusky shade fringed with purple, spicy vanilla and violet notes with a smoky touch. On the palate, black fruits, licorice, and pleasant, velvety tannins.
FOOD PAIRING: Boar, Beef, Stew