A Couple of Pals wine gift
The Appellation Controlee Minervois, Langeudoc Roussillon from the south of France
For the red wine
GRAPE VARIETY: Syrah, Grenache, Carignan
TASTING: This Minervois wine has a bouquet of violets, black fruits (dried plums) and hints of cinnamon. In the mouth, it is a rich and powerful wine, with good tannins.
FOOD PAIRING: They will perfectly match with chicken in olive sauce, Bayonne ham, pâtés, navarin lamb, risotto, confit de canard, cassoulet, red meats, duck, offal, and semi-mature cheeses.
For The white wine
GRAPE VARIETY: Marsanne, Bourboulenc
TASTING: This Minervois wine has an expressive, complex and delicate nose with aromas of white fruits, spring flowers and toasted bread. In the mouth, it is refreshing and fleshy on the palate with a delightfully long balsamic finish.
FOOD PAIRING: They will perfectly match with fish and goat cheese