This Bordeaux style blend has hints of smoky oak, plum with moderate tannin. Subtle fruit and spice add to the complexity with notes of dried black cherry, and black pepper with an earthy finish.
Winemakers Notes: Our Meritage is a Bordeaux style blend of 44% Malbec, 43% Cabernet Franc and 13% Merlot. The grapes were sourced from Lieb Vineyards in Long Island and our own vineyard as well. Aged for 16 months in a selection of Hungarian, French and American oak barrels.
Food Pairing Notes: Lamb and Root Vegetable Stew. Pepper-Crusted New York Steak. Beef Stroganoff with Cremini and Porcini Mushrooms. Pork Ragout.