Easy-going and smooth with ripe fruit flavors of plum, cherry and black currant, a perfect accompaniment to heartier chicken dishes and simple steaks. This delicious red combines French elegance with distinctive Merlot character in a crowd-pleasing fashion, making it ideal for casual consumption.
Pays D'Oc, Languedoc-Roussillon, France
After frementation, barrels containing Chardonnay are often stirred to give the wine a creamier texture. The French call this technique bâtonnage.