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.

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?

Chateau d'Yquem, the Bordeaux estate in Sauternes known to produce the world's most coveted sweet dessert wine, was beloved by Russian czars. The brother of Duke Constantine bought 400 barrels of the 1847 vintage for 20,000 gold francs.