Pinot Meunier

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This fruity red grape is mostly seen as a chief blending partner in the world's most popular sparkling wine, Champagne.

Light-Bodied Red

Taste Profile

  • Body: Medium-Light
  • Sweetness: Bone-Dry
  • Tannin: Medium Low
  • Acidity: Medium-High
  • Alcohol: 10–11.5% ABV

Handling

  • Serving Temp Cellar (55–60°F)
  • Glass TypeAroma Collector
  • Decant 30 Minutes
  • Ageability10+ years
  • Avg Price $30.00

Food Pairing

Pinot Meunier, being so closely related to Pinot Noir, will pair with similar things. Pork, roast duck, mushrooms or grilled vegetables would all play well.

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