2016 Seigneur-Terraces Pays d'Oc Merlot

This plump, sapid expression of Merlot may compel you to sit awhile, simply enjoying its company. Ripe flavors of blackberry, plum and Bing cherry are revealed on the palate, with appealing tannins providing structure and focus to the finish. There’s no need for a special occasion when enjoying this satisfying wine — just grab a glass and while the afternoon away.

Recipe Pairings

Spiced Beef Brisket

Flavor Profile

 

Tastes Like

black fruit

bing cherry

plum

blackberry

Region

Pays D'Oc, Languedoc-Roussillon, France

Pairings

Braised Meats

Burgers

Grilled Chicken

Marinated Red Meats

Did You Know?

Maintaining a constant temperature is critical for fermenting wine. Winemakers in ancient cultures buried amphorae in the ground to keep a wine's temperature steady – some modern winemakers still prefer the same technique over modern equipment and cooling systems.