Rabbit Ridge Paso Robles "Bunny Cuvee" Red Wine ($11.99)
This is a very dark reddish-purple wine. A burst of ripe berry fruit and a whiff of vanilla leap out of the glass. Big and ripe in flavor, a mouth full of berries mirror the nose. Fruit-forward and full, oak is present but doesn't dominate, and its hefty alcohol content makes it warm but not incendiary. US Importer: (Apr 8, 2007)
FOOD MATCH: It worked nicely with a range of dishes on a casual Easter buffet, from sliced ham and Italian-style gardiniera to a variety of pizzas. Hold the hard-boiled eggs.
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