Country of Origin: Bordeaux, France
Variety: 60% Merlot , 40% Cabernet Franc
Taste: Deep garnet colored, the 2009 Cheval Blanc offers profound notions of blueberries, creme de cassis with suggestions of chocolate mint, new leather and candied violets. Medium to full Bodies, the palate is elegant, fine-grained tannins and layers of mineral laced blue and black fruits.
Food Match: Rib steaks, braised lamb, and poultry