Domaine Besson 2005 Givry 1er Cru "Le Petit Prétan" ($26.99)
This is a dark, reddish-purple wine with a clear, bright garnet edge. The aroma offers an attractive mix of red fruit - cranberry and cherry - leading into a bright, clean flavor with snappy acidity and freshness communicating an appealing sweet-fruit impression although the wine is technically dry. Cleansing acidity sets up a food-friendly finish. US Importer: Vintner Select, Mason, Ohio (Apr 15, 2007)
FOOD MATCH: Good just about anywhere Pinot Noir goes, from beef to poultry to grilled wild salmon. It made a perfect pair with a so-long-to-winter pork roast.
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