The 2014 D-Block East Meritage was made from predominately Cabernet Sauvignon grapes, which were harvested from 16 rows of vines that were planted back in 1996 as the cornerstone of Breaux Vineyards "D-block." This wine has been aged 24 months in a combination of American and French oak.
Aromas: Dried cherry, ripe plum, dried currants and a touch of oak aging
Taste: Medium-bodied wine expressing juicy red fruits, soft tannins and a subtle toastiness
Color: Dark maroon
Food pairing: Seared duck breast w/ cherries & port sauce. Cocoa dusted chocolate truffles