Full of tannins at this stage, it shows power and density. It’s a blend of more than 10 varieties, giving complexity as well as structure. There is acidity as well bringing together the rich texture, solid wood and dark fruit combination. Best if decanted for two to three hours.
Proteins: Meats – Grilled, BBQ, roasted, Grilled hamburgers, sausages, BBQ ribs, pork or chicken, pizza w/pepperoni
Veggies: Mushrooms and wild mushrooms, grilled eggplant or other veggies,
Flavors: garlic or spicy sauces, risottos and tomato pasta dishes
Cheeses – Rich and blue cheeses