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Hidden Vines

Hidden Vines
2014 Reserve, Pinot Noir, Vin de Pays d’Oc

Pair this wine with:
Beef Chicken Game

Category: Vin de Pays Other Red

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 13%
88 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$25

Hidden Vines
2014 Reserve, Pinot Noir, Vin de Pays d’Oc

Pair this wine with:
Beef Chicken Game

Category: Vin de Pays Other Red

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 13%
Bright medium ruby garnet color. Lively, earthy, fruity rustic toasty aromas of subtle red berries, pan grillet - lightly toasted French baguette, red licorice, and mild pepper with a bright, full body and a peppery, intricate, medium-length finish with well-integrated, fine, earthy tannins and light oak.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Spicy & complex
Aroma Aroma: subtle red berries, pan grillet - lightly toasted French baguette, red licorice, and mild pepper
Taste Flavor: peppery, intricate, medium-length
Sweetness Sweetness: Fruity
Enjoy Enjoy: with food
Recipes Pairing: Chicken Tagine, Roasted Goat, Steak Fajitas
Bottom Line Bottom Line: Highly Recommended

The Importer

Votto Vines Importing, Inc.

The Importer
1040 Sherman Avenue
Hamden, CT 06514
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Vin de Pays Other Red

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Serve in a Zinfandel Wine Glass
Vin de Pays are for better or worse, country wines - simple, everyday offerings that offer charm and local character for not a lot of money. The wines are usually named for their grape types. Besides Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Syrah, other reds include Pinot Noir as well as blended reds. These are medium-bodied wines with moderate tannins, good acidity and a lighter herbal character. They are fine values, priced in the $10-$12 range in most cases. Drink fresh and pair with stews, lighter poultry and bistro cuisine.