2012 MERLOT - CABERNET FRANC  |  $24.90

14.5%  |  75% Merlot | 25% Cabernet Franc

Vineyards: Osoyoos region of Okanagan Valley (BC VQA)

Wine Characteristics: Blend of Merlot (75%) and Cabernet Franc (25%)

This fruit forward wine boasts of aromas of black currant, cherry, and strawberry jam with nice subtle notes of black pepper spice and anise. Soft tannins with lots of berry fruit upfront with nice accompanying flavors of oak, dark coco and tobacco flavors. The wine finishes balanced with long lingering flavors.

Recommended Food Pairings:

Nice cuts of steaks grilled medium to medium rare, lamb or venison or hearty pasta dishes.