She was the understudy, always silent I the shadow of the diva. But that fateful night, she got to be the star. After that the people would accept no substitute.
Société Price: $29.60
This Merlot displays gorgeous flavors of ripe plum and black cherry taken to new heights by the complementary aromas of leather, black olive, and sweet pepper.
Merlot has always been overshadowed in the New World by the more famous Cabernet Sauvignon. However, in its native Bordeaux, it is just as highly regarded and is often richer in body than Cabernet, which is used to add acidity and structure to the blend.
Food Pairing Notes
This calls for a Beef Wellington and plenty of time to enjoy the interplay between the two.