Cabernet Franc-Merlot Noir IGP Val de Loire red – LE DEMI-BOEUF
Pleasure wines // Rosé & red IGPs
Appearance: Deep red
Nose: Green pepper followed by red fruits
Palate: Fresh mouthfeel with initial notes of green pepper, full mid-palate with red fruit and spiced notes. Structured and rich.
Pairing suggestions: Charcuterie, dried sausage, rabbit, guinea fowl or chicken terrine, barbecued meat skewers, steak, pizza or spaghetti bolognese, duck slivers, chicken thighs, stuffed aubergines, tomato and basil pasta, Provençal-style lamb cutlets, or fromage frais with herbs.
Grape variety: 75% Cabernet Franc + 25% Merlot Noir
Age of vines: 20 to 40 years old
Ageing potential: 2 to 3 years