Velvety red wines are medium body, versatile, crowd pleasers, featuring dark and red fruits like cherry, and blackberry, balanced tannins, and can often display hints of baking spices and earthiness.
Food Pairing and Preparation: Grilled or sautéed salmon. Baked, roasted or grilled chicken or darker fowl such as duck. Rabbit, lamb, pork, veal and beef. Cured and smoked meats. Red and meat sauces. Baked pasta dishes. Lentil and eggplant dishes as well as pungent cheeses. Including exotic spices like ginger and fennel, peppers, mushrooms, and truffles enhance the culinary experience.