Barton & Guestier – Chateau Magnol | Haut Medoc, France | Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc | 2011.
*Blend of Merlot: 48%
Cabernet Sauvignon: 40%
Cabernet Franc: 12%
Deep ruby in color. On the nose, aroma of blackcurrant, black cherry, violets, spices, and greens. Rich, Full-bodied and high in acidity with silky tannin on the palate. The finish is long with flavors of oak. Love the hint of sweetness from the Merlot.
Food pairing: Duck Breast & Grilled Meat.