Colour Ruby red, extremely intense, limpid and brilliant.
Nose On the nose, you can detect fine touches of delicate vanilla wood, associated with small red fruit (strawberry, blackcurrant). A totally elegant wine.
Palate There is a high level of extraction here. The tannins are silky. It expresses a wide range of red-fruit aromas, with excellent length and excellent persistency.
This vineyard produces both red and white, we have the red on sale. Growing up in New Orleans, Mercurey was a favorite of the Duck & Quail hunting crowd. Herb Roasted Chicken also works well.
|It will go very well throughout an entire meal to accompany roast red meat or white meat with cream sauce.